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Telegraph Reperforator - Teletype, Keyboard Typing, 1940s Object Reg. No: ST 041366

Summary:
Teletype Corporation Keyboard Typing Reperforator used in telegraphic communication systems to perforate paper tape with patterns of holes representing coded telegraph messages.
Description:
Metal case with keyboard in front . Glass panels over mechanism. Reel of paper tape on right hand side of case.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Telecom Australia, 1979
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 320 mm (Height), 400 mm (Width), 410 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: data processing, telecommunications, telegraphy equipment, teletype equipment, teletype telegraphy
Themes this item is part of: Telegraphy Collection, Information & Communication Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Telegraphy
Tertiary Classification: output
Inscriptions: Maker's plate on front:
"Manufactured by / Teletype Corporation / Chicago, U.S.A."
Manufacturer: Teletype Corporation, Skokie, Illinois, United States of America, circa 1940s

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