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Manual - 'List of Call Signs and Numerical Identities', International Telecommunication Union, 1991 Document Reg. No: HT 5429

Summary:
Soft back book/ manual titled 'List of Call Signs and Numerical Identities' published by the International Telecommunication Union, Geneva, 1991 (15th Edition). The manual details the call signs and signifiers used by maritime mobile and mobile-satellite services.

This book was collected from the Melbourne Coastal Radio Station after it was closed in July 2002. In addition to communications equipment and documentation, items in general office use were collected in order to represent as far as possible the working environment at the time of closure.
Description:
The softback book has a green cover with black print, the interior however is printed in black ink on white paper. The information is presented in chapter form with five chapters in total (French) and four separate sub-sections in chapter four. There is a single staple along the top rim of the exterior cover and six additional staples along the right hand side where a sheet of paper has previously been attached.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Michael Greenwood, 2002
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 20 mm (Height), 209 mm (Width), 297 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: communications, radio stations, wireless technology
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, Melbourne Coastal Radio Station, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2002, Melbourne Coastal Radio, Reminiscences of an OTC Technician, 1969-1992, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2012
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Radio
Tertiary Classification: reference materials
Inscriptions: On front cover: 'UNION INTERNATIONALE DES TELECOMMUNICATIONS/ INTERNATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATION UNION/ UNION INTERNACIONAL DE TELECOMUNICACIONES/ LISTE DES INDICATIFS D'APPEL ET DES IDENTITIES NUMERIQUES des stations utilisees dans les services mobile maritime et mobile maritime par satellite/ LIST OF CALL SIGNS AND NUMERICAL IDENTITIES of stations used by the maritime mobile and maritime mobile-satellite services...'
Publisher: International Telecommunication Union, Geneva, Switzerland, 1991
User: Telstra - Australian Maritime Communication Service (Australian MCS) Melbourne Maritime Communication Service (Melbourne MCS), Cape Schanck, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, 1991-2002
References: Melbourne MCS (Melbourne Maritime Coastal Service) accessed 13 March 2012 http://coastradio.info/vim.html

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