Raleigh’s switchboard had grown to a busy 38 stations before it was replaced by dial telephones in 1939.
Raleigh’s switchboard had grown to a busy 38 stations before it was replaced by dial telephones in 1939. N&O File Photo
Raleigh’s switchboard had grown to a busy 38 stations before it was replaced by dial telephones in 1939. N&O File Photo

Past Times: When Raleigh made the switch to telephone dialing

October 09, 2014 01:44 PM

UPDATED October 10, 2014 04:30 AM

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About Past Times

History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.