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12pm – Brown Bag Lunch: History of the Telegraph with John Hora

September 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Elgin resident John Hora, will speak about the history of the telegraph system in the 19th century and of the effect it had on society, commerce, and industry worldwide. He will also be displaying a number of actual telegraph devices dating from the Civil War to the turn of the century.

Details

Date:
September 13
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Venue

Elgin History Museum
360 Park St
Elgin, IL United States
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Phone:
847-742-4248