Back before smartphones and advanced technology, railways communicated the old-fashioned way with telegraphy. Former operators Gary Emmons and Ed Berntsen demonstrate how the messages were delivered at the old McCarver Street train station in Old Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com
Back before smartphones and advanced technology, railways communicated the old-fashioned way with telegraphy. Former operators Gary Emmons and Ed Berntsen demonstrate how the messages were delivered at the old McCarver Street train station in Old Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com

Tacoma telegraph operators kept trains on track and on time

March 26, 2017 11:30 AM