What is a message sent by telegraph called?
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Is there a four letter word for a message sent through a?
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What is a telegrapger?
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Where was the first telegraph sent?
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What is the meaning of the noun word telegraph?
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What were the people that sent the Morse code called?
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Which two cities were the first to communicate via telegraph?
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What was the telegraph message sent from coast to coast upon completion of the Trancontinenetal railroad?
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Who is the first person that sent an electronic message?
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How long did it take to deliver a message on the telegraph?
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What was the first telegraph sent across the US what did it say?
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What best describes how Samuel Morse's telegraph revolutionized mass media and communication?
~The telegraph was the starting point for the science behind modern communication devices like the telephone and fax machine. ~The telegraph was the first device that allowed information to travel over a distance without being physically transported by a person. ~The telegraph was the first machine used to broadcast news using sound. ~The first message sent on the telegraph was transatlantic, proving that a message could be sent over a long distance without a human being needed to transport it.
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What is the difference between telegram and a letter?
What does the telegraph do?
The telegraph sent messages by wire from local to intercontinental distances, using the Morse code or long and short electrical pulses. A short letter sent by telegraph, as in the example photographed above, is a called a 'telegram', and could considered almost an early form of e-mail. The sending and receiving machines for these were called 'teleprinters'.