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Accession Number: 76-1006

Title

Belmont municipal telephone system minute book. -- 1922-1954. -- 1 item.

Biography / History

The Belmont Municipal Telephone System began operation in 1922 in Havlock, Belmont Township, Ontario. This new system preceeded the Bell Telephone Company and the Havelock-Cordova Telephone Company in Belmont Township. It served subscribers for 33 years. In 1953, the Bell Telephone Company entered into negotiations with the Belmont Municipal System to re-acquire the system.

Custodial History

This item was in the custody of the Peterborough Board of Education and donated, by Robert Taylor-Vaisey, to the Trent University Archives.

Scope and Content

This item is a minute book of commissioners', subscribers' and annual and special meetings of the Belmont Municipal Telephone System, preceeder to the Bell Telephone Company and the Havelock-Cordova Telephone Company.

Notes

Title based on the contents of the item.

This item was donated by Robert Taylor-Vaisey via the Peterborough Board of Education.

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