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Record #101284:

Continental dash: the Russian-American telegraph / Rosemary Neering.

Title: Continental dash: the Russian-American telegraph / Rosemary Neering.
Author(s): Neering, Rosemary.
Date: 1989.
Publisher: Ganges, BC: Horsdal & Schubart
Abstract: Tells of Western Union's 1860s attempt to build telegraph connecting Seattle to Siberia across British Columbia, Yukon and Alaska.
Keywords: 654 -- Telecommunications and signalling.
654.14 -- Telegraphy.
93 -- History.
061.5 -- Business enterprises: Western Union.
V -- History.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*429) -- British Columbia.
(*430) -- Yukon Territory.
(*49) -- Alaska.
(*50) -- Soviet Union.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 654.14
SPRI record no.: 101284

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