Milestones talk:The First Submarine Transatlantic Telephone Cable System (TAT-1), 1956


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Canadian participation021:40, 29 July 2014
AT&T Bell Laboratories?021:31, 29 July 2014

Canadian participation

From Wikipedia:

and has cited in the proposal:

The agreement to make the connection was announced by the Postmaster General on December 1, 1953. The project was a joint one between the General Post Office of the UK, the American Telephone and Telegraph company, and the Canadian Overseas Telecommunications Corporation. The share split in the scheme was 40% British, 50% American, and 10% Canadian. The total cost was about £120 million.

Canadian participation needs to be mentioned in the citation, not just the proposal.

Dmichelson21:35, 29 July 2014

AT&T Bell Laboratories?

In the citation, the name of the company should read Bell Telephone Laboratories, not AT&T Bell Laboratories See the cover page of the document that appears next to the proposed citation. AT&T Bell Laboratories would not existing for nearly 30 years.

Dmichelson21:31, 29 July 2014