Skip to main content
sales@mediastorehouse.com
Framed Pictures, Canvas Prints
Posters & Jigsaws since 2004

Telegraphy Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 233 pictures in our Telegraphy collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Demonstration of the wireless telephone Featured Print

Demonstration of the wireless telephone

Demonstration of the wireless telephone, June 1920. In the 1920s, broadcasting was still in its infancy, with radio transmitters and receivers owned only by amateur enthusiasts. To demonstrate the potential and efficiency of the 'wireless telephone' as a means of broadcasting, Dame Nellie Melba, the Australian soprano shown here, gave a concert of operatic arias that was transmitted across Europe from Essex, England. People gathered at receiving stations were impressed by the clarity of tone. This portrait is from the Bain News Service, one of America's oldest news picture agencies, which holds images dating from the 1890s to the 1930s.

© LIBRARY OF CONGRESS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Telegraph receiver Featured Print

Telegraph receiver

Telegraph receiver. Historical artwork of a Breguet telegraph receiver. Messages arrived at the receiver in wires as a series of long and short electric pulses. Electromagnets converted the pulses into dashes and dots printed on ticker tape (running from the spool at top through the mechanism at centre). In Morse code, each letter and number is represented by a combination of dots and dashes. Electrical telegraphs were an important application of the newly-discovered electromagnetic force. The first practical telegraph was invented by Samuel Morse in 1837. Published in La Telegraphie Historique (History of Telegraphy) by Alexis Belloc in 1888.

© SHEILA TERRY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

September 8th at Hearts Content, the day of the successful termination of the work Featured Print

September 8th at Hearts Content, the day of the successful termination of the work

September 8th at Heart's Content, the day of the successful termination of the work of laying, recovering, completing and testing the Atlantic Telegraph Cables of 1865 and 1866, 1866.

© /Heritage Images

19th Century, Art, Arts, Atlantic Ocean, Atlantic Telegraph Company, Britain, British, Brunel, Brunel Isambard Kingdom, Businessman, Cable, Cable Laying, Cables, Canada, Celebrating, Celebration, Celebrations, Century, Color, Colour, Communications, Company, Cyrus, Cyrus Field, Cyrus W Field, Cyrus West, Cyrus West Field, Drawing, Dudley, Dudley Robert Charles, Engineering, Field, Field Cyrus, Field Cyrus West, Gouache, Guy, Heritage Art, Industrial, Industry, Isambard Kingdom, Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Male, Man, Men, Metropolitan Museum Of Art, Museum, Newfoundland, Newfoundland Canada, Nineteenth Century, Ocean, Painting, People, Robert Charles, Robert Charles Dudley, Shipping Industry, Technology, Telecommunication, Telecommunications, Telegraph, Telegraph Cable, Telegraphy, The Met, The Metropolitan Museum Of Art, Watercolour