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Title: Man Transmitting from Bell Telephone Labs' Asbury Park, NJ Radio Station, 1928

Accession Number: 1984.187.31738
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NJ, Asbury Park
Date: 1928-05-24
Description: 8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on May 24, 1928. Image of man transmitting from Bell Telephone Laboratory's Asbury Park, NJ radio station. Visible in image: man wearing headset with horn by mouth writing down information as he sits in front of a wall-sized bank of machines with gauges, knobs, light bulbs, and switchboards, blueprint of wiring on wall. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. Typed on original negative sleeve: "31738 / 5/24/28 / 1802-24 / Bell Telephone Laboratories, / 463 West St- City / Mr. P B Findlay Room 1102 Photo of radio station at Asbury Park / NJ".

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