Portrait of Thomas Paul

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Database ID34611
InstitutionCity of Yorkton Archives
Fonds/CollectionHoward Jackson Collection
File/Item ReferenceY-J0548 (Book 5)
Postcard messageInstalled the first telephone system in Yorkton and who's (sic) daughter Maggie operated the first switchboard. Compliments of Regimental Quarter Master Sergt. Thomas Paul 128th Battalion Moose Jaw Postcard not sent.
Scope and contentMonotone postcard of a portrait of Thomas Paul. From caption in scrapbook: "The man who originated and organized Yorkton's first telephone system at the turn of the century. It was a single wire system and was to a great extent his own invention." Postcard has slightly rounded corners. Postcard from the Howard Jackson Scrapbook Collection.
Physical description/extent1 postcard; 13.5 x 8 cm
Date produced[19-]
Date Range(s)1900-1909
PublisherSinclair's Studio
Copyright holderPublic domain
Postcard styledivided back
Postcard mediareal photograph
Place - imageYorkton, Saskatchewan, Canada
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