EE-8-B Field Telephone

EE-8-B Field Telephone

This is a type EE-8-B military field phone manufactured by the Western Electric Company in New York City, New York. It's an analog telephone that can use either a hand cranked generator for calling another phone or the operator. It can also use the hook switch to call a central office. There needed to be a pair of D-cell batteries in the phone that were connected to the microphone.