TITLE

Database

PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/16/94, Vol. 116 Issue 19, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Gives statistics on the telegraph. Distance of the first United States telegraph transmission; Cost of wire installation between the two cities; Number of Western Union telegraph offices in the United States by 1856; Number of messages carried annually by Western Union; More.
ACCESSION #
9405107502

 

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