1953 : Birmingham Is 1st City in Michigan With Direct Distance Dialing

When:
November 20, 2020 all-day
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Birmingham became Michigan’s first-and the nation’s second-community to have direct distance dialing enabling customers to dial their own long distance without operator assistance.

Source :

“Michigan Historical Calendar”, courtesy of the Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University.

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