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 Thank you for stopping by! I hope you found something that sparked interest in telephone history. Check out Keystone Philadelphia Extras for a Keystone Rate Card, which shows Keystone did provide residential service and a Keystone Stock Certificate. Also added, pics and bios of Telephone Pioneers. Please check back for future updates.


Alfred Stromberg

Alfred Stromberg

March 9, 1861 - March 8, 1913 

Robert H. Foerderer

May 16, 1860 - July 26, 1903 

Robert H. Foerderer

Interesting tidbit from a letter written by Elisha Gray to his attorney, William D. Baldwin dated Nov. 1, 1876..."As to Bell's talking telegraph, it only creates interest in scientific circles, and, as a toy it is beautiful, but ... its commercial value will be limited.".
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