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Western Union Telegraph Company records, 1867-1912.
Western Union Telegraph Company.
- .4 linear foot (3 v.)
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Collection consists of Western Union financial and construction records. Financial statistics, 1867-1875, were kept by George B. Prescott, electrician for the company. Also, costs of construction and repair work on lines, 1873-1874; and records of orders for telegraph poles, 1911-1912.
Controlled Access Terms
- Western Union Telegraph Company.
- Telegraph -- United States.
Additional Creator Name
- Prescott, George B. (George Bartlett), 1830-1894.