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Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Econ Focus
The Great Telegraph Breakthrough of 1866
Helen Fessenden
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Economic History article titled: "The Great Telegraph Breakthrough of 1866: The transatlantic telegraph cable amounted to the information revolution of the day, tying global markets together in unprecedented ways"


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Helen Fessenden, "The Great Telegraph Breakthrough of 1866" , Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Econ Focus, issue 2Q, pages 28-30, 2018.
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Keywords: telegraph; information revolution; cotton
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