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Radio Receiver

Maker:
Emerson Radio Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13.6 cm x 17.6 cm x 11.3 cm; 5 3/8 in x 6 15/16 in x 4 7/16 in
Object Name:
radio receiver
Date made:
ca 1940
Subject:
Radio  Search this
ID Number:
1988.0304.02
Accession number:
1988.0304
Catalog number:
1988.0304.02
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
Exhibition:
Object Project
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Radio Receiver

Maker:
Emerson Radio Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 25.5 cm x 7.6 cm x 15.5 cm; 10 1/16 in x 3 in x 6 1/8 in
Object Name:
radio receiver
Date made:
ca 1937
Subject:
Radio  Search this
ID Number:
1988.0304.01
Catalog number:
1988.0304.01
Accession number:
1988.0304
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
Exhibition:
Object Project
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Emerson Radio

Maker:
Emerson Radio and Television Corporation  Search this
Emerson Radio Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 10 3/4 in x 16 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in; 27.305 cm x 41.91 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
radio receiver
receiver
Other Terms:
receiver; Radio
Date made:
ca 1938
ca 1940
Subject:
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
from Virginia Lee Grimes
ID Number:
EM.333803
Catalog number:
333803
Accession number:
302703
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
1939 exhibit
Popular Entertainment
Family & Social Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Standard Radio "Giblin Radio Ear" crystal radio receiver

Maker:
Standard Radio & Electric Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 6 3/4 in x 5 5/8 in; 13.335 cm x 17.145 cm x 14.2875 cm
Object Name:
radio receiver
crystal radio
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Pawtucket
Date made:
ca 1922
ca 1922
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321521
Accession number:
241556
Catalog number:
321521
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Radio Cabinet

Maker:
Pilot Radio Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 45.5 cm x 35.2 cm x 26.4 cm; 17 15/16 in x 13 7/8 in x 10 3/8 in
overall: 18 1/4 in x 13 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 46.355 cm x 34.29 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
Radio Cabinet
Date made:
ca. 1936
Date made:
ca 1936
ca 1934-
ca 1934-1942
1934-1942
ca 1934-1942
Credit Line:
Gift of Union Carbide Corporation
ID Number:
1981.0976.39
Catalog number:
1981.0976.39
Accession number:
1981.0976
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Transistor radio

Maker:
Texas Instruments  Search this
Emerson Radio Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 4 1/2 in x 2 in; 17.78 cm x 11.43 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
transistor radio
Radio receiver
Other Terms:
Radio receiver; Solid State; Microelectronics
Date made:
1957
Credit Line:
from Texas Instruments
ID Number:
1987.0487.078
Accession number:
1987.0487
Catalog number:
1987.0487.078
Collector/donor number:
Z00341
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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1937 Radio Orphan Annie Radio Decoder

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 1 3/4 in; 5.08 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
Decoder
radio promotion
decoder pin
Date made:
1937
Subject:
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edith R. Meggers
ID Number:
CL.314637.00504
Catalog number:
314637.00504
Accession number:
314637
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Radio Log

Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (covers material)
paper (pages material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.5 cm x 7.8 cm x .8 cm; 4 1/8 in x 3 1/16 in x 5/16 in
overall: 1/2 in x 3 in x 4 1/8 in; 1.27 cm x 7.62 cm x 10.4775 cm
Object Name:
radio log
Date made:
after 1920
Subject:
Radio  Search this
ID Number:
2006.0098.0914
Accession number:
2006.0098
Catalog number:
2006.0098.0914
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Communications
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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“The Adventures of Superman” Radio Script

Associated person:
Collyer, Bud  Search this
Associated institution:
Mutual Radio Network  Search this
Maker:
Mutual Radio Network  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
Script, Radio
Date made:
1950-01-13
Subject:
Radio  Search this
Superman  Search this
Credit Line:
DC Comics, Incorporated
ID Number:
1987.0213.178
Accession number:
1987.0213
Catalog number:
1987.0213.178
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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radio

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (backing material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.5 cm; 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
Radio
Other Terms:
Radio; Toy
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Dolls  Search this
ID Number:
1991.0724.18.A
Catalog number:
1991.0724.18.A
Accession number:
1991.0724
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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radio

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 cm x 4 cm; 2 3/8 in x 1 9/16 in
Object Name:
Radio
Other Terms:
Radio; Toy
Date made:
1940s
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Dolls  Search this
ID Number:
1991.0724.42
Catalog number:
1991.0724.42
Accession number:
1991.0724
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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All-American ATF Radio

Maker:
All-American Radio Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall (open): 48.2 cm x 66 cm x 35.5 cm; 19 in x 26 in x 14 in
Object Name:
Receiver
radio receiver
Other Terms:
Receiver; Radio
Credit Line:
from Stanley Potter
ID Number:
EM.313424
Catalog number:
313424
Accession number:
185886
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Radio

Manufacturer:
Emerson Radio and Phonograph Corp., USA  Search this
Designer:
Charles Eames, American, 1907–1978  Search this
Ray Kaiser Eames, American, 1912–1988  Search this
Medium:
bentwood, plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16.5 × 27.9 × 14 cm (6 1/2 in. × 11 in. × 5 1/2 in.)
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
radio
Object Name:
radio
Manufactured in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1940–49
Credit Line:
Gift of George R. Kravis II
Accession Number:
2016-5-18
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Radio log

Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 4 in; 5.715 cm x 10.16 cm
overall: 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 5.715 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
Radio Log with Celluloid Cover
Date made:
ca 1930
Subject:
Radio  Search this
ID Number:
2006.0098.1367
Catalog number:
2006.0098.1367
Accession number:
2006.0098
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Communications
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Echophone "cathedral" radio

Maker:
Echophone Radio, Mfg. Co., Ltd.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 43.3 cm x 18.3 cm x 36 cm; 17 1/16 in x 7 3/16 in x 14 3/16 in
Object Name:
radio receiver
Date made:
c1930
Date made:
c1934
ca 1934
ID Number:
1985.0028.01
Accession number:
1985.0028
Catalog number:
1985.0028.01
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Radio

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
electrical components (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/2 in x 13 3/4 in x 6 1/8 in; 26.67 cm x 34.925 cm x 15.5575 cm
Object Name:
radio
Credit Line:
Gift of Haruko Morimoto
ID Number:
1986.3096.16
Nonaccession number:
1986.3096
Catalog number:
1986.3096.16
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, General
Cultures & Communities
Military
Japanese American Internment Era
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Mackay Radio / Federal Telephone Co. radio direction finder

Maker:
Federal Telephone and Radio Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in x 27 1/2 in x 16 in; 31.75 cm x 69.85 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
radio direction finder
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83563V24
Serial number:
420357
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Transistor radio

Maker:
Sony Corporation of America  Search this
Sony Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in; 8.89 cm x 13.97 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
transistor radio
Radio receiver
Other Terms:
Radio receiver; Radio
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca 1956
ca. 1956
c 1955
ca. 1955
Credit Line:
from Sony Corporation, thru Akio Morita
ID Number:
EM.334918
Catalog number:
334918
Accession number:
314670
Model number:
TR-55
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Emerson model 508 portable radio

Maker:
Emerson Radio Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5.5 cm x 10.5 cm x 22 cm; 2 3/16 in x 4 1/8 in x 8 11/16 in
Object Name:
Receiver
Emerson Radio Receiver
radio receiver
Other Terms:
Emerson Radio Receiver; Receiver; Radio
Associated date:
1940
Credit Line:
from Thomas J. Drake
ID Number:
EM.335825
Catalog number:
335825
Serial number:
8-8694746
8-8694746
Model number:
508
508
Accession number:
1978.0825
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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radio

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 4 in x 3 1/4 in; 16.51 cm x 10.16 cm x 8.255 cm
antenna extended: 12 1/2 in; 31.75 cm
Object Name:
radio
television, miniature
Date made:
1997
ID Number:
2017.0175.03
Catalog number:
2017.0175.03
Accession number:
2017.0175
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Work and Industry: Work
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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