Chapter 6. Electrical Telegraphy

  1. Anton A. Huurdeman

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471722243.ch6

The Worldwide History of Telecommunications

The Worldwide History of Telecommunications

How to Cite

Huurdeman, A. A. (2005) Electrical Telegraphy, in The Worldwide History of Telecommunications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471722243.ch6

Author Information

  1. Todtnauberg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 17 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471205050

Online ISBN: 9780471722243

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Keywords:

  • the magnetic telegraph;
  • pointer telegraph;
  • Great Western railways telegraph line

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Evolution Leading to Electrical Telegraphy

  • Electrical Telegraphy in the United States

  • Electrical Telegraphy in Canada

  • Electrical Telegraphy in Great Britain

  • Electrical Telegraphy in France

  • Electrical Telegraphy in Germany

  • Electrical Telegraphy in Austria