Item Type: Article
Full Description: A cutting from a Washington DC, USA, newspaper, dated 1947, of a Magnetic Twin Needle Telegraph, designed by Cookeand Wheatstone, and which transmitted about 30 letters a minute. For further items related to Cooke and Wheatstone and their dispute over the invention of the telegraph, see Section NC.1.2.1 and Item NC.1.2.1-001.
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 1.2.1-016
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