The sound from the vibrating metal disk was acoustically coupled to a large megaphone-like horn mounted in the phonograph cabinet.and an assortment of records, bringing both home with him in his car and, assisted eagerly by Bill, carrying them into the front room with an air that said it was a purchase he had been intending to make for a long time.
Victrola phonograph dating
the anoyance of having a 7-day a week day job,, WANTED: 16mm films!
Phonographs, invented by Thomas Edison in 1877, have been made by many firms.
1956 (model not yet identified) RCA Victor TV model 9-T-77, 1951 (2 of these!
) RCA VIctor 17-PD-9078 portable TV, 1958 Bentley 100C miniature portable TV/radio, 1984 Broksonic Deluxe CTRE684UL portable TV, 1990 Panasonic TR 525 portable TV, 1977 Quasar model XP1478XH portable TV/4-band radio (Cherry Pepsi promotional item), 1985 Vector VEC135 TV/Radio camping combo, 2009 TAPE RECORDERS, Boomboxes /etc Grundig TK20 reel-to-reel recorder, 1958 Teac 2300S reel-to-reel recorder, 1972 Teac X300R reel-to-reel recorder, 1983 Motorola Stratoline 802 portable 8-track c.1973 Automatic Radio SEP9800 8-track playe, 1971 Webster model 288 wire recorder, 1953 Teac CX 400 cassette deck, 1979 Kenwood/Trio KX 1030 cassette deck, 1981 Sony TC 377 reel-to-reel recorder, 1975 Panasonic RS 7905 reel-to-reel recorder Panasonic RQ 323S portable cassette player Bogen-Presto MXM professional analog mixer/preamp, 1959 Supreme 661 Signal Generator/Oscillator, 1948 MUSIC BOXES: Troubadour 44B, 1898 FILM: Bell & Howell model 253A 8mm projector, 1958 Keystone model E 848 16mm film projector, 1930s Telex XL2210 16mm film projector, 1987 Technicolor 800 8mm Instant Movie projector, 1970 unknown make 8mm movie editor, c.1960 Have an old phonograph (windup or electric) /radio/obsolete TV (pre-1970) taking up space?
We have moved and when time permits are gradually sorting out the display.
The main acoustic phonograph room is ready, we are working on the radio collection room etc - urgently needing plinths, shelves and storage /display cases We are looking for a reputable experienced person or company in the area to carry out electrical and mechanical restoration (volunteer position! NONE OF THESE ITEMS ARE FOR SALE: some are on loan from private owners.
Currently on display (click on any green item to view photo) : Most of these items are on display in our new premises the electrical items are also awaiting rewiring and safety checks, in the hope that most can be returned to full working order.
Some items may be off display for short periods pending repair. ' - anyone with spare shelves, cabinets, plinths - contact us....
1935 Zenith K510 table radio, 1953 Zenith K510LA table radio, 1963 General Electric T200A AM/FM table radio, c.1961 Magnavox FM028 AM/FM radio, c.1960 RCA Victor RHC33W AM/FM table radio, 1965 General Electric T1234 table radio, 1966 General Electric T1175B solid state table radio, 1966 Breeze 'Life Long' transistor table radio, c.1990?
RCA VIctor 8X541 AM table radio, 1948 Emerson model EC336 (similar), c.1941 General Electric (unknown model), c.1940 Wards Airline GEN 1840A clock / radio, 1965 Realsitic model 12-714 pocket transistor, 1975 Oxford 690 compact table radio, c.1960 AJA 4-band table radio, c.
But bear in mind that they overlapped for more than a decade, with the last phonographs being made as late as 1913, whilst the earliest gramophones were being made in the 1890s.