Read more about The Museum of
Communications in Seattle in our Virtual Museum Partners
For more about the equipment
described in this exhibit, see the Science of Phones
See our other exhibits! Visit our
Below we see some of the lesser-known AT&T products. Some are old and some are not so old, but they are all communications-related.
The AT&T Phone Center stores were a retail outlet for AT&T telecommunications products. The sales staff was provided stylish aprons to protect their clothing as well as establish staff identity utilizing the “uniform” approach.
Many different products.
The Phone Center Store stocked many products. Here you see an AT&T Electronic Typewriter Portable Personal Model 5300.
The model 3510D AT&T FAX machine utilizes thermal paper and could send and receive paper messages.
Of course, telephones.
A wide variety of telephone sets were offered by
the AT&T stores. Here you can see a cordless set,
a “Touch-a-matic, a large button “Touch – Tone”
dial set and a “Spirit” business system set.
to move to the next page of this exhibit, or use the following links to jump to rooms in this exhibit. Hover over the links for short descriptions of each page.
to museum entrance | THG main page
site map | educational resources | discussion boards