Who: The pioneers used the glass insulators for their telegraph system. In some areas, they tried to create superstition about the telegraph wires among the local Indians so they would not damage any part of the system.
Did You Know?
On January 19, 1854, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints adopted the Deseret alphabet. The new alphabet consisted of 38 to 40 characters and was developed mostly by George D. Watt. It was an attempt to help simplify spelling in the English Language.