Telephone

Timeline created by brianna.mauffray
  • Alexander Graham Bell invented the first telephone and telegraph.

    Alexander Graham Bell invented the first telephone and telegraph.
    The telegraph and telephone are both wire-based electrical systems, and Alexander Graham Bell's success with the telephone came as a direct result of his attempts to improve the telegraph.
  • Cabinet Desk Phone

    Cabinet Desk Phone
    This was used in industries.
  • french telephone

    french telephone
    This is a Thompson Houston Desk Telephone
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  • Transcontinental Call Telephone

    Transcontinental Call Telephone
    Higginson, a civil war hero and founder of the Boston Symphony, used this to call over seas.
  • first handset telephone

    first handset telephone
    The Western Electric model 102 was the first handset telephone.
  • in 1947 the second telephone was invented.

    in 1947 the second telephone was invented.
    Ben Franklin came up wtih this idea.
  • desk telephones

    desk telephones
    This desk phone is call "Eiffel Tower."