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Prepare for long-distance dial phoning here
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated March 25, 1954 reads, "Pacific Telephone Co.'s Jack Newkirk inserts metal card into translator of 4A machine, an electronic device which will permit long distance operators here to dial calls directly to many large cities across the nation. The $4,500,000 machine is expected to be ready for operation on May 30. Looking on is Vera Chadd."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 102.
Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company
Long distance telephone service--United States
Telephone companies--United States
Telephone--Equipment and supplies
Telephone--United States
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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