FIRST - Exclusive Telephone Exchange in Florida Municipality
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton
N 30° 24.561 W 087° 12.852
16R E 479426 N 3364165
Quick Description: A Florida historical marker which describes the first exclusive telephone exchange within a Florida municipality.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 12/8/2020 10:06:19 PM
Waymark Code: WM13GDP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member model12
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Long Description:
Marker text (same on both sides):
First Telephone Exchange

On September 1, 1880, Southern Bell Telephone Company established a telephone exchange on this site serving 31 telephones. This was the first exchange in Florida to have exclusive operating rights within a Florida municipality.

Erected by Pensacola Council of the Telephone Pioneers of America
January 17, 1964
FIRST - Classification Variable: Person or Group

Date of FIRST: 9/1/1880

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