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Photograph of the telegraph hall in the telegraph office of the Imperial Reichspost in Thorn

Bernhard Kruse (tätig 1880 - 1912)c. 1885

Museum for Communication Berlin, Museum Foundation Post and Telecommunication

Museum for Communication Berlin, Museum Foundation Post and Telecommunication
Berlin, Germany

In the second half of the 19th century, telegraphy was cutting edge technology—similar to today's cell phones and Internet. In accordance with their importance, the telegraph offices of the time were lavishly furnished.

Details

  • Title: Photograph of the telegraph hall in the telegraph office of the Imperial Reichspost in Thorn
  • Creator: Bernhard Kruse (tätig 1880 - 1912)
  • Date Created: c. 1885
  • Location Created: Thorn, Westpreußen, Deutschland (heute Torun, Polen)
  • Rights: © Museumsstiftung Post und Telekommunikation
  • Material: Papier, Karton; Fotografie

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