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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #15 on: October 14, 2014, 11:14:33 AM »
Here's a nice one:
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #16 on: October 14, 2014, 11:53:26 AM »
Here's a nice one:
This must have been the true origin of the radio telephone...

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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #17 on: October 14, 2014, 02:01:20 PM »
Is it me, or does that sign looked like it's photoshopped on that wagon? ???
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #18 on: October 14, 2014, 03:17:34 PM »
I actually Photoshopped the sign, increasing the contrast so it would look a little sharper, the rest of the photo was left as is
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #19 on: December 12, 2014, 06:46:21 PM »
Old 1908 pattern N.E.T.&T sign
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #20 on: December 17, 2014, 11:45:22 AM »
Here are some pictures of signs I took today on my lunch hour
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #21 on: December 17, 2014, 01:58:35 PM »
WOW! That Camel (cigarettes) sign is in good shape.
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #22 on: March 25, 2015, 07:08:50 PM »
This one is by Ansel Adams!
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #23 on: March 25, 2015, 07:11:44 PM »
Thom's baby picture:
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #24 on: March 25, 2015, 10:00:07 PM »
Thom's baby picture:
That was probably your baby picture!

Trust me, that wasn't an age joke! :o
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #25 on: March 26, 2015, 02:25:13 PM »
Interesting magazine covers!  I guess that was 2 years before LIFE redesigned their cover (in 1936).
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Re: Pictures of Old Telephone signs
« Reply #26 on: June 08, 2015, 08:34:46 AM »
I bought this with a Best Offer (for a lot less than the asking price).  The sign looks like an early die-cut sign but it could also be cardboard.  Here is a scan of the card:
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Re: Old Painted Sign in our little town...
« Reply #27 on: June 17, 2015, 02:48:19 PM »
Here's a bunch of old pictures of signs/globes that I found.
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Re: Re: Old Painted Sign in our little town...
« Reply #28 on: June 17, 2015, 02:51:00 PM »
Some more shots
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Re: Re: Old Painted Sign in our little town...
« Reply #29 on: June 17, 2015, 03:09:03 PM »
A couple more
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