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Exhibition Opening: The Wireless

05/17/2024
5 - 8 pm
Cannonball House
118 Front Street, Lewes, DE 19958
Exhibition Opening: The Wireless - Lewes & the Dawn of the Electronic Age

About Exhibition Opening: The Wireless

In 1906 the U.S Navy completed the installation of a Wireless Station on Cape Henlopen. Located near the Cape Henlopen Lighthouse, the station occupied an abandoned fog signal station. The wireless station was equipped with a wireless system from theĀ Massie Wireless Telegraph Company. this exhibit looks back at Lewes in 1906 and showcases a replica of the Massie Wireless Telegraph system.