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03/03/1885 AT&T is incorporated

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AT&T History - American Telephone & Telegraph Company (AT&T) in 1941 - CharlieDeanArchives

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AT&T: The Company Behind the Telephone

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AT&T Archives: Family of Products (1985)

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AT&T Archives: The History of AT&T, Part 1

Founded in 1885 as the original American Telephone and Telegraph Company, it was at times the world's largest telephone company, the world's largest cable television operator, and a regulated monopoly. At its peak in the 1950s and 1960s, it employed one million people and the company revenue was roughly $3 billion annually.
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