Posts Tagged ‘communications history’

Dial Up For The Latest Election News

Dial Up For The Latest Election News

February 14, 2017  |  Harry K's Encyclopedia

Harry K. dials up the Evening Telegraph Information Bureau, a pilot communications service in 1905 that provided Keystone Telephone customers with news and information at a moment's notice > more

Paging Dr. Typewriter: Healing Old Tech On Fabric Row

Paging Dr. Typewriter: Healing Old Tech On Fabric Row

February 8, 2017  |  Walk the Walk

Bryan Kravitz brings old Remingtons back from the dead at his repair shop in Mt. Airy and typing salon in South Philly. Joe Brin has the story > more

Wired City

Wired City

January 14, 2013  |  Harry K's Encyclopedia

Add development of telephone technology to the long list of signature Philadelphia achievements of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. We dial into Harry K's Encyclopedia for the highlights of the story > more