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Model: wall switchboard phone Made by: Viaduct Manufacturing Co. From: 1890s Courtesy of: Tom Adams This Viaduct wall switchboard looks to have six 'drops' (the silver plates on the lower box), meaning it had a six line switching capacity. The Viaduct Manufacturing Company was based in Elk Ridge, Maryland, and the company name came from the brick viaduct that had to be built next to the company's plant to support the B railroad tracks.
The Classic "Candlestick" telephone, also known as the ‘Upright’ initially became popular during the early 1900s before the introduction of the one-piece handset. The first Candlestick phones were introduced when the magneto system was in use, which meant that the phone was connected to a large wooden box called a "subset" containing a battery, bell, and crank. "Is this the party to whom I am speaking?" ,>)