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
related event
The Great Depression and World War II
World War II
National Museum of American History
manufacturer
American Electric Co., Inc.
Credit Line
Twentieth Century Fox
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
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Military
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Exhibition
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
used
Europe
Object Name
telephone
ID Number
1985.0335.22
catalog number
1985.0335.22
accession number
1985.0335