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Papers on submarine telegraphs, 1858

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/455

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers, some printed, concerning the submarine telegraphs, particularly the Atlantic submarine telegraph. The material includes the original investigations on the deposition of a submarine cable; communications with institutions and magazines; correspondence on the mechanical theory; printed reports; and papers on the galvanic experiments.

Dates

  • 1858

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

1 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

D5/35

Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:45:00+00:00

Includes index.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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