Standard Telephones and Cables Pty Ltd. (1937-1970)

Also known as
Standard Telephones and Cables (Australia).
Standard Telephones and Cables Australia. (1937-1970)
Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd.
Function
Telecommunications
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http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35874919
NLA Persistent Identifier
https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-578169

Biographies

Established in 1937, Standard Telephones and Cables Pty Ltd designed and manufactured telecommunications equipment and systems. The company later became Alcatel Australia Limited.

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In 1907, Western Electric Co. (Australasia) Ltd. of London was formed in Sydney. The firm was later incorporated as Western Electric Company (Australia) Ltd. in 1912. In 1925, the company became Standard Telephones and Cables (Australasia) Ltd, which in 1937 changed its name to Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd. In 1987, the company became part of Alcatel N.V. and changed its name to Alcatel-STC. In 1991 the company changed its name to Alcatel Australia. Works about these bodies should be entered under the latest name used in the period covered by the work.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Standard Telephones and Cables Pty Ltd
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

Resources by Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd. (26)

  1. 50 years, 1895-1945 : being the story of the establishment and development in Australia and New Zealand of Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Limited
    Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd
    [ Book : 1945 ]
    View online
    At 9 libraries
    50 years, 1895-1945 : being the story of the establishment and development in Australia and New Zealand of Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Limited
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 117,333.766)

  2. STC news bulletin
    Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd
    [ Periodical : 1900 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  3. Annual report ... ... / Standard Telephones & Cables Pty. Limited
    Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd
    [ Article : 1900-2019 ]
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  4. STC : duplex combination refrigerator freezer
    Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd
    [ Book : 1950-1959 ]
    At Deakin Uni Library
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  5. STC : 13 cubic foot refrigerator : automatic and standard defrost
    Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd
    [ Book : 1950-1959 ]
    At Deakin Uni Library
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  6. Field Telephone Set 'D' Mk V
    Standard Telephones and Cables Pty Ltd
    [ Object ]
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    At POW Light Horse
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  7. STC valve data handbook
    Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd
    [ Book : 1954-1961 ]
    At 5 libraries
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  8. Electric lamps and selenium rectifiers for mechanised mining equipment
    Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd
    [ Book : 1946 ]
    At National Library
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  9. Wonderful ways with waffles! : tested recipes and complete instructions / by Clare Mitchell
    Mitchell, Clare
    [ Book : 1950 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 109,545.312)

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  10. STC : ultramatic 11 cubic foot refrigerator : automatic and standard defrost
    Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd
    [ Book : 1950-1959 ]
    At Deakin Uni Library
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  1. IN THE SUPREME COURT OF VICTORIA AT MELBOURNE In the matter of the Companies (Victoria) Code and In the matter of THE COSMOPOLITAN—PARADISE PTY LTD ADVERTISEMENT OF APPLICATION FOR WINDING UP
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Business (National : 1987 - 2004) Tuesday 23 October 1990 p 3185

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... Victoria was on the 1st day of October 1990 filed by Standard Telephones & Cables Pty Limited. The ... the matter of THE COSMOPOLITANPARADISE PTY LTD ADVERTISEMENT OF APPLICATION FOR WINDING UP Notice is ... 348 words
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  2. TENDERS ACCEPTED. NEW SOUTH WALES. Messrs. J. McMahon and Co. Ltd., 17 Macquarie-place, Sydney. Cartage as under, period 1st July, 1926, to 30th June, 1927. Stores Schedule N.S.W. ...
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    ... , £541 13s. 4d. Victoria. Contract 558.—New Systems Telephones Pty. Ltd., 25 Queen's Bridge-street, South ... 567.—Specialty Press Pty. Ltd., 174 Little Collins btreet, Melbourne.—Schedule C.107—Standardized forms ... 2677 words
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    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. General (National : 1977 - 1987) Tuesday 26 January 1982 p 39

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    ... connections 9 950 00 1 237.50 Moore Paragon Aust Ltd, Fyshwick, A C I Standard Telephones and Cables Pty Ltd ... DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH Australian Capital Territory 56615 566290 Printing of forms Cables and ... 35 words
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  2. NEW FACTORY FOR TELEPHONE CABLES. Metal Manufacturers Ltd
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  3. The STC transmitter
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  4. May Day signals come from Telecom's premium telephone policy: telephony
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  1. [Biographical cuttings on Samuel Jones, Sir, former chairman of Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd., containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
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  3. STANDARD TELEPHONES AND CABLES PTY. LTD. RADIO AT ITS BEST THREE MEW MANTEL SETS
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  2. Full transcript
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