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Arvilla Sarepta Haynes, America's oldest telephone operator at her switchboard

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Title:
Arvilla Sarepta Haynes, America's oldest telephone operator at her switchboard
Description:
Feature Story: oldest telephone operator, died at the age of 83 (1846-1930). Worked for a quarter century at the Harmony and Wellington Telephone Company exchange. Image broken.
Date:
[ca. 1930]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Glass plate negatives
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
Alton H. Blackington Collection
Subjects:
Older women
Telephone operators
Telephone switchboards
Haynes, Arvilla Sarepta
Places:
New Hampshire
Extent:
1 photograph ; 12.5 x 10 cm.
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Place of origin:
Chesterfield (N.H.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
muph061-sl341-i001