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Document for March 7th:
Alexander Graham Bell's Telephone Patent Drawing, 03/07/1876


Alexander Graham Bell's Telephone Patent Drawing

Alexander Graham Bell's Telephone Patent Drawing and Oath, 03/07/1876 (National Archives Identifier: 302052); Patented Case Files, 1836 - 1956; Records of the Patent and Trademark Office; Record Group 241; National Archives.

On March 7, 1876, Alexander Graham Bell received a patent for his "improvements in Telegraphy."
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