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Telegraph Operator

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DESCRIPTION

Miss Nellie Millane sits at the telegraph key at Western Union Telegraph Co. where she worked as a Morse Code operator for 49 years.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 22726

Creation Date: 1956-09-27 

Creator Name: Nowicki, Carl

City: Milwaukee

County: Milwaukee

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Classified File****

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: CF 655

Original Dimensions: 8x11 inches

SUBJECTS

Aged

Persons

Service industries

Technology

Telegraph

Typewriters

Women

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