Elisha Gray was an American electrical engineer who co-founded the Western Electric Manufacturing Company.
Western Electric Company was an American electrical engineering and manufacturing company that served as the primary supplier to AT&T from 1881 to 1996.
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Gray is best known for his development of a telephone prototype in 1876 in Highland Park, Illinois.
Highland Park is a suburban city in Lake County, Illinois, United States, about 25 miles north of downtown Chicago.
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Some recent authors have argued that Gray should be considered the true inventor of the telephone because Alexander Graham Bell allegedly stole the idea of the liquid transmitter from him, although Bell had been using liquid transmitters in his telephone experiments for more than two years previously.
Alexander Graham Bell was a Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer, and innovator who is credited with patenting the first practical telephone and founding the American Telephone and Telegraph Company in 1885.
Bell's telephone patent was upheld in numerous court decisions.
Gray is also considered to be the father of the modern music synthesizer, and was granted over 70 patents for his inventions.
He was one of the founders of Graybar, purchasing a controlling interest in the company shortly after its inception.
Graybar is an American employee-owned corporation, based in Clayton, Missouri.