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Title
Pacific Telephone mobile switchboard
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1958
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.; Title supplied by cataloger.
Photograph caption dated October 7, 1958 reads, "Pacific Telephone today introduced a new trailer switchboard unit which can move right into any disaster area and save hours of communication failure time. Demonstrating the emergency unit are Cora Ann Noble, Elma Fuhr and Betty Roth. Looking on are Stanley Pierson (left), California Disaster Office director, and James S. Cantlen, Pacific Telephone vice president and general manager."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00095982
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 102
CARL0005060504
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/33343
Subject
Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company
Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company--Employees
California.--Disaster Office
Telephone operators--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Telephone--Emergency reporting systems
Telephone switchboards
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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