Lititz was connected On This Day in 1883 with a telephone exchange.
Just seven years earlier, in 1876, Alexander Graham Bell received the first patent for the telephone in the
. He was not, however, the first to
actually invent it. That honor goes to Antonio Meucci, an Italian inventor, who
invented a basic phone in 1849. United
Lititz is a borough in the northern section of Lancaster County.
“Inventing the Internet”
of Communications. Elon University School
On This Day is a prompt I started this month to further explore historical events.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015