Telegraph operators share memories of McCarver station

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
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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

Tacoma telegraph operators kept trains on track and on time

March 26, 2017 11:30 AM