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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 884524–553 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.4.524
Published: 01 November 2019
...Daqing Yang In mediating the human experience of space, communications technologies played an important role along with means of transportation. When wireless telegraphy was introduced to Japan around the turn of the twentieth century, it was not just the military that made successful use of the...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 884511–523 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.4.511
Published: 01 November 2019
... Collins, and articles by Daqing Yang on wireless telegraphy, Chihyung Jeon on postwar trans-Pacific air flight, Teasel Muir-Harmony on the U.S. spaceflight display at the 1970 Osaka World Exposition, and Colin Garvey on the international race to develop artificial intelligence. © 2019 by the Pacific...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 882313–314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.2.313
Published: 01 May 2019
... rail- roads, telephones, and wireless electronic communications, the historic role of the telegraph should not be forgotten, Schwoch pleads. Schwoch also provides a larger context for the establishment of federal agencies like the Signal Service (1870), part of the Army Signal Corps. It moved in 1891...
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Pacific Historical Review. 1953; 223271–286 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4492066
Published: 01 January 1953
... all the services and supplies in wireless telegraphy it might need for the next twenty years." This serene indifference to the existence of the new Consortium dis- tinctly piqued the State Department. Besides, it seemed clearly to do violence to the Open Door policy. In 1917 the United States had...
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Pacific Historical Review. 1944; 132151–167 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3634610
Published: 01 June 1944
... the officials were too costly. "The pro- vision of a house costing ?4,500 for an official who draws a salary of ?700oo per annum is palpably absurd Had ?1o,ooo only instead of ?3o,ooo000 been spent on buildings, wireless telegraphy might have been installed, a regular water supply arranged for and...