Bell Telephone Laboratories

Also known as: Westbeth
463 West St., New York, New York

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Description 

The home (1898-1966) of America's largest industrial research laboratory, responsible for numerous contributions to pure science as well as pioneering work in telecommunications technology. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, May 15, 1975

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 15, 1975
Reference number
75001202
Area of significance
Science
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Professional; Research facility
Current functions
Business; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1925-1949
Significant years
1896; 1898; 1925

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