Electric switch

Western Electric Company, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
Western Electric Company, Manufacturer
Description
Electric switch, possibly telegraph switch. Plastic insulation base with metal casing on the top. One metal lever with insulated plastic knob. Two metal knobs at opposite end to lever.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Signature/Marks and Type
Signal Corps U.S. ARMY./ Flameproof Key J 5 A/ Order No. 68 - WF -42/ made by/ Western Electric Co. Inc./ Kearny. N.J Embossed
Signal Corps U.S. ARMY./ Flameproof Key J 5 A/ Order No. 68 - WF -42/ made by/ Western Electric Co. Inc./ Kearny. N.J Embossed
Accession No
1978.2027
Credit Line
Western Electric Company. Electric switch, 1978.2027. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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