Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1929.
Softcover. Very Good-. 39 pp, with illustrations, maps, in original wrappers. Light handling wear and soiling to wrappers, name on front cover, remainder of removed bookplate on front inside cover; contents clean and sound. A brief history of the Bell System including details about the early years of the company, changes in the telephone and telegraph technologies, and the company's growth and evolution. Chapter IV is on the Western Electric Company, and Chapter VI on the Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company System, which had 35,000 employees at the time and was composed of "four system companies" -- Pacific Telephone and Telgraph; Southern California Telephone; Bell Telephone Company of Nevada; and The Home Telephone and Telegraph Company of Spokane.