These elementary, nonverbal methods are still effective means of communication and form the basis for signaling in modern telecommunications.
Early History of the Telegraph Samuel Morse – Well-known and respected portraitist, Professor of Painting and Sculpture at the University of the City of New York and President of the National Academy of Design from 1826 to 1845.
Ran for mayor of New York City on the Nativist Party ticket. Came in fourth of four candidates and lost badly.
The Morse telegraph