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Date Range From
1925
Date Range To
1930
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, BRASS, VELOUR
Catalogue Number
P19694116000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1925
Date Range To
1930
Materials
WOOD, BRASS, VELOUR
No. Pieces
1
Height
128.0
Length
65.8
Width
42.5
Description
OAK CABINET, CARVED TOP. VELOUR AND WOOD SPEAKER PANEL. BRASS FITTINGS AND SWITCHES. PAPER LABEL ON BACK. "CAUTION DISCONNECT ELECTRICALPLUG BEFORE REMOVING CABINET BACK". STILL FUNCTIONAL. "WESTINGHOUSE 99".
Subjects
TELECOMMUNICATION T&E
Historical Association
HOME ENTERTAINMENT
EDUCATION
History
HISTORY UNKNOWN-DONATED TO SCHOOL FOR TEACHING PURPOSES. *UPDATE* IN 2010 NICOLE HEMBROFF, COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT, CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF PALLET RACKING. SHE WAS UNABLE TO FIND CONTACT INFORMATION FOR DONOR OR NEXT OF KIN.
Catalogue Number
P19694116000
Acquisition Date
1969-06
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1925
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
OAK, PLASTIC, TIN, STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19683246000
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1900
Date Range To
1925
Materials
OAK, PLASTIC, TIN, STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Height
20.6
Length
39.4
Width
24.1
Description
TWO DIALS NO. 1 TO 100 IN FRONT. CRACKED AND CHIPPED CABINET. WOOD BODY WITH HINGED LID AT TOP. FRONT DISPLAYS BROWN BAKELITE DIALS (2) MARKED "1" TO "100" IN ADDITION TO TWO CONTACTS, 1 JACK, AND 3 POINTERS. FRONT BOTTOM CRACKED. APPEARS THAT LABEL WAS REMOVED FROM ONE SIDE.
Subjects
TELECOMMUNICATION T&E
Historical Association
EDUCATION
Catalogue Number
P19683246000
Acquisition Date
1968-05
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
MINE TELEPHONE
Date Range From
1918
Date Range To
1955
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CAST IRON, BAKELITE
Catalogue Number
P19860061000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
MINE TELEPHONE
Date Range From
1918
Date Range To
1955
Materials
CAST IRON, BAKELITE
No. Pieces
1
Height
29.5
Length
42.0
Width
31.0
Description
BLACK STAMPED METAL IDENTIFICATION PLATE "PERMISSIBLE MINE-TYPE TELEPHONE APPROVAL-SEAL" "DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE BUREAU OF MINES" AMERICAN EAGLE COAT-OF ARMS "NO. 901". "ISSUED TO THE WESTERN ELECTRIC COMPANY, INC." "CAUTION"- (4 POINTS): 1. USE: 2. GENERAL SAFETY: 3. LOCKING AND SEALING: 4. RENEWALS AND REPAIRS. LARGE THREADED NUT (2.5 CM) AT BASE OF TELEPHONE. 2 IRON BRACKETS SCREWED TO BACK OF PHONE. FACE: BLACK BAKELITE TELEPHONE EAR RECEIVER (BASE MISSING), MOUTHPIECE (RECESSED) MOUNTED SEPARATELY ABOVE BLACK CRANK. TELEPHONE IS GREY PAINTED, WHICH IS FLAKED, PEELING AND RUSTING. FACE PLATE IS HINGED. EMBOSSED "WESTERN ELECTRIC MADE IN U.S.A.". BELL HOUSING MOUNTED ON TOP. 2 CORDS ATTACHED AT TOP. EARPIECE HAS "PAT.1918 143" ON IT.
Subjects
TELECOMMUNICATION T&E
Historical Association
COAL MINING
History
USED IN GALT NO. 8 MINE, LETHBRIDGE.
Catalogue Number
P19860061000
Acquisition Date
1985-10
Collection
Museum
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