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Television receiver

Maker:
RCA Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
yellow (overall color)
brown (overall color)
silver (overall color)
green (overall color)
gray (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 25 in x 41 1/2 in x 14 1/2 in; 63.5 cm x 105.41 cm x 36.83 cm
overall: 38 in x 50 in x 22 in; 96.52 cm x 127 cm x 55.88 cm
Object Name:
television
television receiver
television console, RCA
Other Terms:
television receiver; Receiver; Television; Communications
Date made:
1959
Credit Line:
from James E. Wolford
ID Number:
1991.0389.01
Catalog number:
1991.0389.01
Accession number:
1991.0389
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Work and Industry: Electricity
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RCA field-test television receiver

Maker:
RCA Corporation  Search this
Object Name:
television
television receiver
Date made:
ca 1939
Credit Line:
from David Fox
ID Number:
EM.330001
Catalog number:
330001
Accession number:
286251
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Daven mechanical television viewer

Maker:
Daven Television Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/2 in x 9 in x 11 1/2 in; 44.45 cm x 22.86 cm x 29.21 cm
disk: 1/4 in x 12 in; .635 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
television, mechanical
Receiver, television, mechanical
television receiver
mechanical television receiver
Other Terms:
Receiver, television, mechanical; television, mechanical; Components; Radio and Television; Radio and Television
Date made:
c 1931
Date made:
ca 1931
ca. 1931
Credit Line:
from Richard G. Marshall
ID Number:
EM.334574
Catalog number:
334574
Accession number:
1978.0229
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Work and Industry: Electricity
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Dumont model 180 television receiver

Maker:
DuMont Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 24 1/2 in x 16 1/4 in x 26 1/2 in; 62.23 cm x 41.275 cm x 67.31 cm
Object Name:
television
television receiver
Object Type:
power supply
Date made:
1939
Credit Line:
from Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, Dumont Laboratories Div., thru Edgar S. Hill
ID Number:
EM.328352
Catalog number:
328352
Model number:
180
Accession number:
270517
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Jenkins "Radiovisor" mechanical television receiver

Associated person:
Jenkins, C. Francis  Search this
Maker:
Jenkins Television Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 22 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in x 20 in; 57.15 cm x 29.21 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
Receiver, television
television receiver
mechanical television receiver
Other Terms:
Receiver, television; Television Receiver; Components; Radio and Television; Radio and Television
Date made:
c1928
Date made:
ca 1928
ca. 1928
Credit Line:
from C. Francis Jenkins
ID Number:
EM.314252
Catalog number:
314252
Accession number:
105044
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Transistor television

Maker:
Sony Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 9 in x 12 in; 22.86 cm x 22.86 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
television receiver
Other Terms:
television receiver; Television
Date made:
ca 1962
ca. 1962
Credit Line:
from Sony Corporation, thru Akio Morita
ID Number:
EM.334916
Catalog number:
334916
Accession number:
314670
Model number:
TV8-301J
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Jenkins model 101 "Radiovisor" mechanical television receiver

Maker:
Jenkins Television Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 20 1/2 in x 15 1/2 in x 23 1/2 in; 52.07 cm x 39.37 cm x 59.69 cm
Object Name:
Receiver, television
television component
television receiver
mechanical television receiver
Date made:
ca 1931
1930
Credit Line:
from Ethel DuMont
ID Number:
EM.327755
Catalog number:
327755
Accession number:
270106
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Jenkins model 202 "Radiovisor" television receiver

Maker:
Jenkins Television Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 22 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in x 20 in; 57.15 cm x 29.21 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
Television receiver
mechanical television receiver
Date made:
c. 1929
Date made:
ca 1929
ca. 1929
1930
Credit Line:
from Ethel DuMont
ID Number:
EM.327756
Accession number:
270106
Catalog number:
327756
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RCA TRK-12 Television

Maker:
RCA Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
glass (part material)
metal (part material)
plastic (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 3/4 in x 34 1/2 in x 20 1/2 in; 103.505 cm x 87.63 cm x 52.07 cm
Object Name:
television receiver
Date made:
1939
Subject:
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
from Col. Frank E. Mason
ID Number:
EM.326100
Catalog number:
326100
Accession number:
258911
Model number:
TRK-12
Serial number:
32
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
Domestic Furnishings
1939 exhibit
Popular Entertainment
Family & Social Life
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television

Maker:
Panasonic  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 54 cm x 53 cm x 46 cm; 21 1/4 in x 20 7/8 in x 18 1/8 in
Object Name:
Television
Used:
United States: Massachusetts, Cambridge
Date made:
1994
Credit Line:
Gift of Julia Child
ID Number:
2001.0253.0107
Serial number:
F4AA10660
Catalog number:
2001.0253.0107
Accession number:
2001.0253
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Jenkins model 102 "Radiovisor" television receiver

Maker:
Jenkins Television Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 8 1/2 in x 10 1/4 in; 40.64 cm x 21.59 cm x 26.035 cm
Object Name:
Scanner
television scanner
mecahnical television receiver
mechanical television receiver
Other Terms:
Scanner; Television
Date made:
1930
ca 1931
Credit Line:
from Ethel DuMont
ID Number:
EM.327754
Catalog number:
327754
Accession number:
270106
Model number:
102
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Television camera

Maker:
RCA Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
camera body: 26 in x 15 in x 25 in; 66.04 cm x 38.1 cm x 63.5 cm
overall: 40 in x 39 in x 56 in; 101.6 cm x 99.06 cm x 142.24 cm
Object Name:
television camera
Date made:
1960
1959
Credit Line:
from WBBM-TV CBS Chicago, thru David Gittens
ID Number:
1988.0487.02
Accession number:
1988.0487
Catalog number:
1988.0487.02
Model number:
TK-11
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Television receiver

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Physical Description:
glass; metal; steel; paint; plastic; paperboard (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 13 1/4 in x 17 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 33.655 cm x 44.45 cm
overall: 12 1/2 in x 14 5/16 in x 17 in; 31.75 cm x 36.3855 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
television receiver
Date made:
1957
Credit Line:
from Eldridge D. Kendrick
ID Number:
1984.0213.01
Accession number:
1984.0213
Model number:
14S202
Catalog number:
1984.0213.01
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tube, television

Measurements:
overall: 19 in x 17 1/2 in x 23 in; 48.26 cm x 44.45 cm x 58.42 cm
Object Name:
tube, television
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83622X56
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cart, television

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 73 cm x 70 cm x 43 cm; 28 3/4 in x 27 9/16 in x 16 15/16 in
overall: 27 in x 31 7/8 in x 20 1/2 in; 68.58 cm x 80.9625 cm x 52.07 cm
Object Name:
cart, television
Used:
United States: Massachusetts, Cambridge
Credit Line:
Gift of Julia Child
ID Number:
2001.0253.0110
Catalog number:
2001.0253.0110
Accession number:
2001.0253
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Television receiver

Maker:
RCA Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
cream (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 37 in x 27 1/4 in x 22 in; 93.98 cm x 69.215 cm x 55.88 cm
Object Name:
television receiver
Date made:
ca 1958
ca. 1958
ID Number:
1990.3155.01
Catalog number:
1990.3155.01
Nonaccession number:
1990.3155
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television/phonograph

Maker:
Louis Marx and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.6 cm x 5.2 cm x 2.9 cm; 2 7/32 in x 2 1/16 in x 1 5/32 in
Object Name:
Television/Phonograph
Other Terms:
Television/Phonograph; Furniture; Toys
Date made:
mid 1950s
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Dolls  Search this
Credit Line:
Jane Griffin Yeingst and William H. Yeingst
ID Number:
1989.0494.02
Catalog number:
1989.0494.02
Accession number:
1989.0494
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Transistor television

Maker:
Texas Instruments  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 9 5/8 in x 9 1/4 in x 14 1/4 in; 24.4475 cm x 23.495 cm x 36.195 cm
Object Name:
television receiver
Other Terms:
television receiver; Solid State; Microelectronics
Date made:
1958
Credit Line:
from Texas Instruments
ID Number:
1987.0487.358
Accession number:
1987.0487
Collector/donor number:
G00086
Catalog number:
1987.0487.358
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Local Television

Maker:
Kennerly, David Hume  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 35.5 cm; 11 in x 14 in
Object Name:
Photograph
silver gelatin
Date made:
2000-11-14
Subject:
Television  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0005.039
Accession number:
2003.0005
Catalog number:
2003.0005.039
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
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National Museum of American History
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SeeAll model 202 mechanical television scanner

Associated person:
Jenkins, C. Francis  Search this
Maker:
Television Manufacturing Company of America, Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 9 in x 12 in; 40.64 cm x 22.86 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Television receiver
mechanical television receiver
Other Terms:
Television receiver; Television
Date made:
c1920
Date made:
ca 1920
Credit Line:
from Stephen C. Van Fleet
ID Number:
EM.313735
Accession number:
193300
Model number:
202
Catalog number:
313735
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