Telegrams

Telegraphy was an important means of communication long before the text message or the tweet. Some of the items we have discovered within the Hurdy Gurdy, have given us pause and made us feel the impact of history and those that have gone before us.

1915 Canadian Telegram

1915 Canadian Telegram

The telegrams are particularly poignant, as a brief personal written record of history, and we hope to share some of them here with you as we discover their provenance.

John Madden is dead Telegram - 1890's

John Madden is dead Telegram – 1890’s

 

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