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    Alexander Graham Bell Typed Letter Signed "Alexander Graham Bell." One page, 8.5" x 11", on personal letterhead, Washington, March 24, 1914, "Miss S. H. Ettlinger," in full: "Agreeably with the request contained in your note of March 20, I have pleasure in handing you my autograph hereon." Light, uneven toning. Folds are weakened and separating at the edges with no loss of paper.



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    Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922) was born in Scotland and emigrated with his parents to Canada in 1870. One of the pioneers of the creation of the telephone, Bell is one of the most well known icons of modern science. His fascination with speech and sound encouraged him to study and eventually become a teacher of elocution (diction and the control of voice) and music. Interestingly, Bell is also credited with building the first metal detector.



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    April, 2012
    11th-12th Wednesday-Thursday
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