American Experience - Season 9, Episode 5 - Rotten Tomatoes

The Telephone


Episode Info

American Experience: The Telephone traces the history of one of the world's most helpful modern inventions. Via commentary, photographs, and interview footage, viewers learn the whole story, from Bell and Watson's "harmonic telegraph" to today's cellular phone phenomenon. The program is part of the acclaimed American Experience PBS series.


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