Telegraph—The Most Important Invention Of The 19th Century

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Telegraph—The Most Important Invention Of The 19th Century

  1. 1. Telegraph—The Most Important Invention of the 19 th Century By Emily Gibson Fire
  2. 2. <ul><li>Can You Imagine Riding On A Horse’s Back For An Unlimited Distance Just To Deliver A Message? </li></ul>
  3. 4. I Know I Can’t!
  4. 5. So Introducing The Most Important Invention. . .
  5. 7. The Telegraph
  6. 8. Invented by former portrait painter From Boston Mass., Samuel Morse
  7. 10. He Figured out how to work it in 1832, but it wasn’t until 1844 that he was able to convey the message from Baltimore to Washington D.C. “What Hath God Wrought,” it said
  8. 11. <ul><li>Baltimore </li></ul><ul><li>Washington D.C. </li></ul>
  9. 12. Electric Pulses were used to convey transfer the message
  10. 13. Thank You For Watching!!

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