Field Telephone

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Description
Physical Description
Model EE-8-A field telephone, leather case.
General History
American Electric military field phone, model EE-8-A. The phone is encased in leather. The handset is marked American Electric and there is a magneto crank.
Location
Currently not on view
Credit Line
Twentieth Century Fox
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Exhibition
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
ID Number
1985.0335.22
catalog number
1985.0335.22
accession number
1985.0335
manufacturer
American Electric Co., Inc.
related event
The Great Depression and World War II
World War II
used
Europe
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements
average spatial: 24.5 cm x 9 cm x 19.5 cm; 9 5/8 in x 3 9/16 in x 7 11/16 in
National Museum of American History
Object Name
telephone