Manuscript - Description of Early Bell Telephone Receiver, Edward Symonds, 1876-1877 Document Reg. No: ST 038612

Handwritten description of an early telephone receiver developed by Alexander Graham Bell. It was possibly written by Edward Symonds sometime in the period 1876 to 1877. Symonds was Bell's uncle.

It was acquired by Symonds during a visit to the Bell family in Brantford, Ontario and taken by Symonds to Australia.
Handwritten notes and drawing on paper which has been folded.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Donation from Mr Charles Moody
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: telephones, inventions, communications, communication equipment, telephony equipment, innovation design
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Telephony
Tertiary Classification: specifications
Person Named: Mr Edward Symonds, 1876-1877
Person Named: Mr Alexander Bell, 1876-1877

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