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  Two telephone operators at Redwood City's first telephone exchange.

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Caption:   Two telephone operators (1898). Redwood City's first telephone exchange was established in 1892 by the Peninsula Telephone & Telegraph Company. Nine residents and businesses initially contracted for service. By the turn of the century, there were 91 telephones in use in Redwood City. Shown in this photograph are two local operators.
Photo Date:   1898
  Redwood City Public Library

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