Telegraphy

Images from the IET Archives relating to the electric telegraph, wireless telegraphy and submarine telegraphy. http://www.theiet.org/resources/library/archives/
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A detail from one of Michael Faraday's notebook's on the 'animal thermometer'. IET Archives ref. SC MSS 002.

Animal Thermometer drawn by Michael Faraday in his notebook from a collection held at the IET Archives.

Deck of HMS 'Niagara' cable laying ship, 1858, from a series of sketches by E W Cooke. IET Archives ref. SC MSS 023.

Detail of HMS Agamemnon by E. Cooke during the transatlantic cable laying voyage IET Archives SC MSS 023

World communications telegraph map, 1904. IET Archives ref. NAEST 005. #hisSTEM #oldmaps

World communications telegraph map, IET Archives ref.

Pencil drawing by E W Cooke, towing the cable ashore, Atlantic Telegraph expedition, 1858. IET Archives ref SC MSS 023. #histSTEM

Pencil drawing by E W Cooke, towing the cable ashore, Atlantic Telegraph expedition, IET Archives ref SC MSS

HMS 'Agamemnon' laying the Atlantic Telegraph cable in 1858. A whale crosses the line! Illustration by Robert Dudley. IET Archives ref. NAEST 045/120.

HMS 'Agamemnon' laying the Atlantic Telegraph cable in A whale crosses the line! Illustration by Robert Dudley. IET Archives ref.

Bringing in the Atlantic telegraph cable (shore end) at Valentia, Ireland. Watercolour by Robert Dudley. IET Archives ref. OPC 37.

Watercolour by Robert Dudley 'Bringing in the (transatlantic telegraph) cable at Valentia' IET Archives OPC 01 37

Page from Jacob Brett's volume on the Dover-Calais telegraph. This sketch shows the cable at Dover, 1858. IET Archives ref. SC MSS 008.

Page from Jacob Brett's volume on the Dover-Calais telegraph. This sketch shows the cable at Dover, IET Archives ref.

Historical apparatus of King's College of London, Wheatstone apparatus. From an album of photographs from the Paris Electricity Exhibition, 1881. IET Archives ref. SC MSS 063. #histSTEM

Historical apparatus of King's College of London, Wheatstone apparatus. From an album of photographs from the Paris Electricity Exhibition, IET Archives ref.

Watercolour taken from 'The Atlantic Telegraph' by W H Russell, illustrated by Robert Dudley, 1865. IET Archives ref. NAEST 45/120.

Watercolour taken from 'The Atlantic Telegraph' by W H Russell, illustrated by Robert Dudley, IET Archives ref.

Photograph of the crew of the telegraph cable laying ship HMS 'Agamemnon'. From a series of sketches made by E W Cooke on the 1858 Atlantic Telegraph expedition. IET Archives ref. SC MSS 023/32.

Photograph of the crew of the telegraph cable laying ship HMS 'Agamemnon'. From a series of sketches made by E W Cooke on the 1858 Atlantic Telegraph expedition. IET Archives ref.


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