Educational Publications & Resources Available

The following publications are recommended reading for information on your specific areas of interest in the hobby of antique telephony. They can be found on Amazon, eBay or through other internet related searches.

Other educational links:

Old-time Telephones: History, Design, Technology, Restoration (3rd edition)

By Ralph O. Meyer


Dickinson County Historical Museum of Independent Telephony, Abilene, Kansas

San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology, San Antonio, Texas

The Telephone History Museum of Gridley, Illinois

The New Hampshire Telephone Museum, Warner, New Hampshire

The New England Museum of Telephony, Ellsworth, Maine

The Telephone Museum, Waltham, Massachusetts

Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

The Tacoma Telephone Pioneer Museum, Tacoma, Washington

The Virginia Telephone Museum, Richmond, Virginia

JKL Museum of Telephony, Santa Cruz, California

YouTube Videos on Telephone Collecting and History

Spradley Telephone Museum, McGregor, Texas

American Pickers “Don Capehart Telephone Museum”, Corsicana, Texas

Texas Country Reporter, “Don Capehart’s Telephone Museum”, Corsicana, Texas