Collection by Joseph Voss



Joseph Voss
On September Thomas Edison's Pearl Street electric power station began operations in New York City. It was the first display of a practical electrical lighting system. Us History, American History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Nyc, Vintage New York, Old London
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1882 . Electric cable laying in the Pearl Street Financial District. (Old Images Of New York Group)

Wisconsin Historical Society has awesome rural life images. I love this one, putting up new telephone lines or maybe electrical wire. It looks like they are dangling in thin air because, well, they are Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Sign Installation, White Tractor, Telephone Line, Utility Truck, Historic Properties
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Telephone Line Repairmen at Work

A crew of telephone line repairmen working on a rural line with their International truck parked below them. For more information about this image, click here: To browse a featured gallery of International Harvester Glass Negative Series, 1900-1939, click here: Did You Know? The Wisconsin Historical Society produces giclée print reproductions made from high-resolution scans of original source…

telephone cable splicer | Cable Splicer 1929 | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Vintage Phones, Vintage Telephone, Electrical Lineman, Journeyman Lineman, Electrician Humor, Power Lineman, Utility Truck, Water Powers, Phone Companies

Cable Splicer 1929

Photographer: Rosenfeld and Sons Description: 8x10 gelatin silver print from 8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on September 5, 1929. Image of man on platform fixing telephone wires, copy of photograph taken at Rosenfeld and Sons Studio, New York City. Visible in image: man in overalls and striped shirt on wooden platform looped around telephone cables, his tools are in a bag attached to the wire, the piece of cable he is working on is frayed, tree and house in…

Underground splice (this is training. Actual circumstances are not as clean) Telephone Booth, Vintage Telephone, Telephone Exchange, Industrial Electric, Phone Companies, Old Phone, Electrical Wiring, Lineman, Art Pictures
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Underground splice (this is training. Actual circumstances are not as clean)

old power lineman pictures

There are some dangerous jobs in the world.

Oh, you do crossfit? That's cute

Hahaha I had to pin it.

Hahaha I had to pin it.. ;)

Linework! Texas Lineman BBQ

Linework! Texas Lineman BBQ

So cool!

So cool!

Outside copper (twisted-pair) telephone cable showing the different binder groups. Telephone Exchange, Twisted Pair, Vintage Telephone, Instructional Design, Old Phone, Ring Ring, Nostalgia, Phones, Photographs
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Outside copper (twisted-pair) telephone cable showing the different binder groups.

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I have worked many hours in a Central Office Cable Vault.

Photo of a large Telco Central Office Cable Vault. This is where the outside cable is spliced into the cables that appear on the Main Distribution Frame (MDF). I did not take this photograph - found it on another pinterest Telecom board.

The laying of electric-cables in Baldwin Street, Bristol, 1893 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Candid Photography, Street Photography, Monte Rushmore, Puente Golden Gate, Baldwin Street, Bristol England
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