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Catalog Number 1948.168.003
Object Name Directory, Telephone
Title The Speaking Telephone!
List of Subscribers connected with the Central Office System
Scope & Content Telephone directory entitled "The Speaking Telephone! List of Subscribers connected with the Central Office System, Detroit, September 15, 1878." The directory is 8 pages in length and is printed in black text on slightly yellowed paper. Subscriber's names are listed alphabetically on three pages and the remaining pages show the names of various advertisers. Printed text on the bottom of the back page shows that this directory is a "Facsimile of the first Detroit telephone directory, published September 15, 1878. Reprinted July, 1941."
Date 1941
Extent of Description 5.75" x 8.875"
Collection Municipal Services
Search Terms American District Telegraph Company
Telephone Central Office System
Michigan Bell Telephone Company
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