Samuel Morse – Born on 27 April 1791

Posted on April 26th, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

Samuel Finley Breese Morse was born in Charlestown, Massachusetts, on 27 April 1791.

We found this fascinating report about Morse was inspired to create his invention of the electric telegraph system, and thought we’d post this article on the blog.

historical newspaper story about samuel morse
Manchester Times – Tuesday 22 February 1848

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