Switchboard room, Birmingham Alabama, circa 1899
safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, New York
overall: 8 x 10 in.; 20.32 x 25.4 cm
8x10 safety negative taken by Rosenfeld and Sons on January 20, 1926. Image of Switchboard at Birmingham, Ala. Central Office. Visible in image: "Birmingham, Ala. Law Central Office / Operating Room & Switchboard / About 1899.", furniture, chalkboard, stove, clock, lighting devices, switchboard, doorways. Typed on original negative sleeve: "A T & T Co- 195 Bdway, City. / Miss F J Weber, Room 536 / Copy of photo at studio".
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