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Telephone Collectors International is an organization of telephone collectors, hobbyists and historians who are helping to preserve the history of the telecommunications industry through the collection of telephones and telephone related material. on the grounds outside the Antique Mall. For room reservation at the Farmstead Inn call Tell them ATCA for the special rate. Questions: contact John at [email protected] We average over eight foot tables full of telephones at this event. John Huckeby W. CR. N. People started collecting phones shortly after Alexander Graham Bell patented them in Some of those early handmade wood telephones from the s (e.g. those marked Charles Williams Jr. or American Bell) are among the most prized finds for telephone collectors. Collectible antique and vintage telephones basically fall into three groups.


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When one thinks of an antique telephone, the image of an old crank wall phone generally comes to mind. Since its invention in the telephone evolved along with the technology of the time.

Not only was there an evolution in the instruments but many different manufacturers produced various styles and a certain uniqueness to their wall and desk telephones from A. Bell's first liquid telephone to modern "smart" phones. The uniqueness antique telephone clubs the old telephones has become very attractive and many people have found these to be interesting collectable's.

The pages on this site will provide links to the history of the telephone and the histories of a number of current telephone companies, antique telephone clubs. In addition, information about antique telephones, wiring diagrams, where to obtain parts and the Antique Telephone Collectors Association is provided. Several "how-to" articles on wiring payphones to work, building a test cable and wiring any phone to work with TT have been added here.

Check out Chuck's Old Telephone Blog, antique telephone clubs. We have introduced a guestbook. Please visit and sign the guestbook. Like old phones? There might be a telephone show at a town near you. Check out the Antique Telephone Collectors Association website for upcoming telephone shows on the events page.

This is the antique telephone clubs desk phone of the Bell System that had a complete one piece handset c This phone had a short run prior to introducing the "" common round based B1 and the oval based D1 which were prevelant throughout the 's. There are several telephone enthusiast clubs where members can share experiences and information, antique telephone clubs.

 

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antique telephone clubs

 

"The Antique Telephone Collectors Association (ATCA), is the largest telephone collectors organization in the world. Chartered in as a non-profit corporation by the state of Kansas, its over active members are located throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia. The pages on this site will provide links to the history of the telephone and the histories of a number of current telephone companies. In addition, information about antique telephones, wiring diagrams, where to obtain parts and the Antique Telephone Collectors Association is provided. on the grounds outside the Antique Mall. For room reservation at the Farmstead Inn call Tell them ATCA for the special rate. Questions: contact John at [email protected] We average over eight foot tables full of telephones at this event. John Huckeby W. CR. N.