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1. About Us About Us June/6/1998

2. First Telephone Exchange First Telephone Exchange Tthe first telephone exchange opened for business in February 1879 with two operators during the day and one at night. There were 30 subscribers initially.

3. Two Years after Invention of Phone, City Had First Exchanges Two Years after Invention of Phone, City Had First Exchanges April 5, 1989 Kansas City's first telephone operation was started in 1878 by the Merchants Telephone and Telegraph Company. The phone company's official name was changed to the Kansas City Telephone Exchange in 1879,...