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9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Before texting and email, we had the teletype. This mylar tape was used to send long, accurate messages across the country and the world via Western Union's teletype network.

Before texting and email, we had the teletype. This mylar tape was used to send long, accurate messages across the country and the world via Western Union's teletype network.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2010
Date Uploaded: 08.2011
Photo Location: Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D90
Copyright: © Robert Lehmenkuler