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Item 2019-06-20-24 - Samuel Lukes' Telephone

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Samuel Lukes' Telephone


  • 1918-7-12 - 1918-7-13 (Creation)

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John Harrison

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Samuel Lukes

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Part of a donation by John Harrison, June 2019.

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Letter from Samuel Lukes dated July 12, 1918 and a response letter from the Municipal Clerk of Bradford dated July 13, 1918. Lukes' letter is in regards to using the new hydro-electric poles to hold his telephone line from his home to his flour mill. The lines were taken down with the telegraph poles when hydro-electric poles were to be put in place.

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  • English

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