Bell Telephone Earth Station, Andover, 1962

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Bell Telephone Earth Station, Andover, 1962

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Description

A postcard image of the Bell Telephone System's Earth Station. The text on the postcard notes it was "built for Project Telstar experiments looking toward overseas telephone and television service via satellites in space.

"View shows Control Building and 210 foot Radome."

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About This Item

  • Title: Bell Telephone Earth Station, Andover, 1962
  • Creation Date: 1962
  • Subject Date: 1962
  • Town: Andover
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 4014
  • Collection: Postcard collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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