Manuscript/Mixed Material Bound volume---24 October 1849-19 March 1850
About this Item
- Bound volume---24 October 1849-19 March 1850
- Contributor Names
- Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872.
- Created / Published
- 24 October 1849-19 March 1850
- Subject Headings
- - Correspondence
- - Once the potential suggested by Morse's 1844 success began to be realized, other rival systems soon would emerge, naturally claiming to provide better and faster communication. This poster advertises a forthcoming exhibition of one such telegraph. As with many other technological pioneers, Morse would have to endure many a challenge to his patent in court.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Series: General Correspondence and Related Documents
- MSS33670: box 27, folder 001
- Microfilm reel: 13
- Source Collection
- Samuel Finley Breese Morse papers, 1793-1944
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Morse, Samuel Finley Breese. Bound volume---24 October 1849-19 March 1850. 24 October -19 March 1850, 1849. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mmorse000027/. (Accessed November 20, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Morse, S. F. B. (1849) Bound volume---24 October 1849-19 March 1850. 24 October -19 March 1850. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mmorse000027/.
MLA citation style:
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese. Bound volume---24 October 1849-19 March 1850. 24 October -19 March 1850, 1849. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mmorse000027/>.