A Link of Empire: Being a record of the opening by His Excellency, the Earl of Bessborough, Governor-General of Canada, on January twenty-fifth, nineteen thirty-two, of the Trans-Canada Telephone System
BESSBOROUGH, Earl of
In January 1932, the Trans-Canada Telephone System was inaugurated with a cross-continent conference call linking dignitaries in all provincial capitals from Halifax to Victoria. For the first time a human voice could travel from sea to sea on Canadian phone wires. This book commemorates the event and records the speeches made at the opening ceremony.
Date Published: 1932
Place Published: Montreal
Condition: Very good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: 31 p. 28 cm. 11 b&w photos and one map. Blue velvet softcovers with silver print. In blue cardboard box with some wear and two torn corners.