Henry M. Field* ‎– The Story Of The Atlantic Telegraph

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The Story Of The Atlantic Telegraph 9:30:57
1.1 Preface 4:24
1.2 Chapter I - The Barrier Of The Sea 20:42
1.3 Chapter II - Can The Ocean Be Spanned? 12:45
1.4 Chapter III - The Company Organized 19:03
1.5 Chapter IV - Crossing Newfoundland 17:06
1.6 Chapter V - The Deep-Sea Soundings 22:43
1.7 Chapter VI - The Work Begun In England 31:28
1.8 Chapter VII - Seeking Aid From Congress 29:24
1.9 Chapter VIII - The Expedition Of 1857, Part One 29:21
1.10 Chapter VIII - The Expedition Of 1857, Part Two 13:36
1.11 Chapter IX - The First Expedition Of 1858 31:13
1.12 Chapter X - The Second Expedition Successful, Part One 20:20
1.13 Chapter X - The Second Expedition Successful, Part Two 16:43
1.14 Chapter XI - Excitement In America, Part One 15:34
1.15 Chapter XI - Excitement In America, Part Two 20:44
1.16 Chapter XII - Did The First Cable Ever Work? 20:19
1.17 Chapter XIII - Cast Down, But Do Not Despair 15:26
1.18 Chapter XIV - The Expedition Of 1865, Part One 22:33
1.19 Chapter XIV - The Expedition Of 1865, Part Two 23:09
1.20 Chapter XIV - The Expedition Of 1865, Part Three 23:15
1.21 Chapter XV - Preparing To Renew The Battle 16:13
1.22 Chapter XVI - Victory At Last, Part One 32:49
1.23 Chapter XVI - Victory At Last, Part Two 25:50
1.24 Chapter XVII - Recovery Of The Lost Cable, Part One 18:51
1.25 Chapter XVII - Recovery Of The Lost Cable, Part Two 16:46
1.26 Chapter XVIII - Afterglow 41:12
1.27 Appendix - Instruments For Signalling Across The Atlantic Ocean 9:14

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The story of Cyrus W. Field, the first man who connected Europe and North America by means of a cable, to exchange messages using telegraphy.
Read in English language.

Recording of a public-domain text.
Creative Commons license: Public Domain Mark 1.0
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