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Ship to Shore Wireless Transmission

Aug 23, 1899

http://www.antiqueradio.com/Dec03_Bourbin_FirstWireless.html

 


Photo of Lightship #70
Source: Eng Album, courtesy of John Hall
Circa 1899 based on the condition of the ship and the three electric lights at the top of each mast which were there between 1898 and 1900.
For more information on Lightship #70 see:  http://www.uscg.mil/history/weblightships/LV70.asp

 


SF Call, 24 Aug 1899 - pg 3
Contributed by Ron Filion

 


SF Call, 26 Aug 1899 - pg 5
Contributed by Ron Filion

 


San Francisco Call, Volume 86, Number 91, 30 August 1899

 

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