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Creed, Frederick Georgelocked

(1871–1957)
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Creed, Frederick George (1871–1957), inventor and manufacturer of telegraph equipment, was born on 6 October 1871 in Mill Village, Nova Scotia, one of six sons of John R. Creed, a poor Scottish émigré, and attended school in the village. At fourteen he became a telegraph operator, working in ...

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