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1886 Central Penn’A Telephone and Supply Co. Payment Receipt, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 1 Oct 1886, signed by Mary Irwin, Collector

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Citing this page: Kimberli Faulkner Hull, transcriber and compiler, “1886 Central Penn’A Telephone and Supply Co. Payment Receipt, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 1 Oct 1886, signed by Mary Irwin, Collector,” Chasing Light Media, Cool Adventures (https://cooladventures.com/collection/1886-telephone-payment-receipt-1886-mary-irwin-collector/ : published 2021); Central Penn’A Telephone and Supply Co. payment receipt (Williamsport, Pennsylvania), 1 Oct 1886; privately held by the Faulkner–Hull Collection.

Central Penn’A Telephone and Supply Co. payment receipt (Williamsport, Pennsylvania), 1 Oct 1886; privately held by the Faulkner–Hull Collection.

Central Penn’A Telephone and Supply Co.

The Central Pennsylvania Telephone and Supply Company began operating in Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania in 1880, incorporating with one million dollars in capital.

John F Meginness, editor, "Telegraph and Telephone Facilities," History of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania (Chicago, Illinois : Brown, Runk and Co., 1892), p. 370-371, Central Pennsylvania Telephone and Supply Company.
John F. Meginness, editor, “Telegraph and Telephone Facilities,” History of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania (Chicago, Illinois : Brown, Runk and Co., 1892), p. 370-371, Central Pennsylvania Telephone and Supply Company.

Item Description and Acquisition

Item: Central Penn’A Telephone and Supply Co. payment receipt (Williamsport, Pennsylvania), 1 Oct 1886; privately held by the Faulkner–Hull Collection.
Item acquisition: Auction 2020.
Relationship: None known.