Telegraph Offices

Buildings or parts of buildings housing equipment and personnel for the transmission and receipt of telegraphs, which comprise information relayed by coded signals over a distance, which was at its height from the mid-19th through early 20th centuries.

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2581
Names
telegraph offices
telegraph office
offices, telegraph
telegraafkantoren Dutch
telegraafkantoor Dutch
telégrafos Spanish
telégrafo Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005413. The J. Paul Getty Trust.