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Chronomedia 1876

Predictions from 1876

William Preece
Chief engineer, General Post Office, UK
The Americans have need of the telephone, but we do not. We have plenty of messenger boys..
1876. Nonetheless, Preece came to champion Marconi as well as overseeing the nearly development of the telephone


Chronomedia 1876

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David Fisher