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Object ID RG0968.AM
Collection RG0968 Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company (Lincoln, Neb.)
Object Name Business records
Extent of Description 2 folders
Title Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company collection
Dates of Creation 1903-1969
Year Range from 1903
Year Range to 1969
Scope & Content This collection contains miscellaneous materials about the Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company of Lincoln, Nebraska. Included are a list of subscribers for first-mortgage bonds (1903); a 1911 agreement between Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company and Nebraska Telephone Company (the former was purchasing the latter); quarterly and annual reports (1931-1940 and 1964-1969); and blueprints of the Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company's Automatic Building (1927, 1929). The collection also includes a brochure regarding Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company's 50th Anniversary (1954); and a 1913 "Findings and order of the Nebraska State Railway Commission" on application no. 1637 by Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company which asked for the authority to consolidate its exchanges.
Finding Aids Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company finding aid.
Related units of description NSHS Library: Geist, James E., "The Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph Company: the Great Independent," New York: Newcomen Society of North America, 1979.

See the photo [RG0968.PH] and moving image [RG0968.MI] components for related materials.
Subjects Telecommunications industry
Telephone companies
Search Terms Architectural drawings -- Automatic Building -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Lancaster County (Neb.) -- Businesses
Lincoln (Neb.) -- Businesses
Telecommunication -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Telephone companies -- Nebraska -- Lincoln