Telegraph House, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland. Interior of 'Mess Room' 1858.
Day & Son Limited, Gate Str. London, W.C. [1866.]
Coloured lithograph, trinted to image and laid on print card, as issued. Small surface scuff.
From William Howard Russell's 'The Atlantic Telegraph', the story of the first transatlantic cable, between Trinity Bay and Valentia in Ireland, in service for three months before snapping.
[Ref: 1919] £80.00