Landline Telephone History

There is a lot of history behind the telephone that we know of today in the early 21st century. The following are links to websites (at Telephone World and elsewhere) that help describe the history of the telephone from a technological perspective.

Tom Farley’s Landline Telephone History

A multi-part history of the telephone by Tom Farley at

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

Part 6

Part 7

Part 8

Part 9

Part 10

Part 11

Other Telephone Historical Pages

A Visit to the Connections Museum Seattle
Other Telephone History
Historical Videos