Advertisement placard for the exhibition of Cooke and Wheatstone's telegraph, c. 1845

Made:
1845 in England

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Advertisement placard, announcing to the public the exhibition of the Cooke and Wheatstone telegraph between Paddington and Slough, printed by G Nurton (48 Church Street, Westminster), England, c. 1845.

Details

Category:
Telecommunications
Object Number:
1876-1350
Materials:
glass, paper (fibre product), paper board
Measurements:
overall (advertisement): 280 mm x 210 mm .22 kg
overall (card mount): 405 mm x 330 mm .22 kg
type:
advertisement
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Donated by H.M. Postmaster General

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