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     1  +1 2014 jan 22antique tv repairRestoration of Early Television Setsold television set. We have completed restoration of these sets:
     2  -1 2014 feb 27rca floor model tvHow much is my set worth? - Early Television FoundationMore common sets, such as the RCA TRK-12, are generally worth $6,000 to about ... Table model sets are preferred to floor models , because they take up less  ...
     3  ~ 2014 jan 12old tv setEarly Television FoundationWelcome to the Early Television Foundation and Museum ... Database of Surviving Mechanical Sets · How Much is Your Old Set Worth? Database of Surviving  ...
     3  ~ 2014 jan 02old television set
     3  +3 2013 dec 18tv mirror projectColor Mirror Screw Project - Early Television FoundationI would appreciate comments on and suggestions for the project . For more on the history and technology of the mirror screw, see Peter Yanczer's site. This would  ...
     4  +1 2014 mar 07make your own tvBuild your own TV - Early Television FoundationBuild Your Own TV Set. Before World War Two several magazine articles appeared in the U.S. and Britain giving details on building TV receivers. Here are some  ...
     4  +2 2014 mar 03vintage tv setWe frequently get requests to estimate the value of old TV sets . ... Trader Co. to produce a price guide, the Antique Trader Radio and Television Price Guide,  ...
     4  +1 2014 feb 22tv colorEarly Color Television - Early Television FoundationIn late 1953, the FCC adopted the RCA compatible system, commonly referred to as the NTSC system. The first color television sets for this system were sold in  ...
     4  -1 2014 jan 11old tv tubesFinding Parts for Old TV Set RestorationRestoring an old TV set requires replacing many parts. Some, like resistors and capacitors, are easy to find. Others, like tubes , can be found, but sometimes  ...
     4  -1 2013 dec 18old tv sets
     4  +1 2013 dec 12bottom screw mirrorFor more on the history and technology of the mirror screw , see Peter ..... I'll use an L shaped metal chassis, with the bottom portion about 6 x 8 inches, and the  ...
     6  +3 2014 feb 14brief history of televisionTelevision History - Early Television FoundationBrief history . How Television Came to Boston. Mechanical TV in  ...
     6  -1 2014 feb 05chromatronChromatron CRT - Early Television FoundationEarly Color Television. Chromatron Color CRT. In 1951 Dr. Ernest O. Lawrence of the University of California proposed a single gun color CRT using vertical  ...
     7  +13 2014 feb 03television set1945-60 American Sets - Early Television FoundationImmediately after World War Two production of TV sets started in the U.S. In 1946 , only a few stations were on the air, and broadcasting hours were very limited.
     7  ~ 2013 dec 21gertz department store1947 Television Demonstration at Gertz Department Store1947 Television Demonstration at Gertz Department Store . Gertz was located in Jamaica, Long Island. Early Television Museum. 5396 Franklin St., Hilliard, OH  ...
     8  +1 2014 feb 16news and articles of tvNewspaper and Magazine Articles about Color TVMagazine and Newspaper Articles ... Color Television - National Radio News · Inside the New Color TV Sets · Wheel Weaves Colors Together for Television .
     8  +93 2014 jan 04create your tv
     8  +12 2013 dec 31images of old televisionsWelcome to the Early Television Foundation and Museum ... Additions to our Collection. Click on image for more information. RCA TJ-48 Mobile Television Van  ...
     8  +17 2013 dec 19old zenith tvWe frequently get requests to estimate the value of old TV sets. ... Trader Co. to produce a price guide, the Antique Trader Radio and Television Price Guide,  ...
     9  +4 2013 dec 19sell old tvWe frequently get requests to estimate the value of old TV sets. ... Some rare sets, such as the Transvision kits and the Viewtone sell for $2,000 or so. Sets that  ...
     9  +7 2013 dec 19old emerson tvs imagesImmediately after World War Two production of TV sets started  ...
     11  -4 2014 feb 22televisorBaird Televisor - Early Television FoundationThe Baird Televisor was made by Plessey in England from 1930 through the early 30s. It was the first television receiver sold to the public. About 1000 of these  ...
     11  +8 2014 feb 08booster tkpRCA TKP Portable Color Camera - Early Television FoundationThe photo of a TKP -45 at the 1975 Rose Parade brought back many memories. I was the KTLA stage manager for that year's parade and several before and  ...
     11  -3 2014 jan 03early television showsPrewar Program Schedules - Early Television FoundationEarly Electronic Television. Pre-1945 Program Schedules. Television Programs in 1941. New York Times, April 19 1938. Courtesy of John Pinckney. Courtesy of   ...
     11  +13 2013 dec 31parts of a tvRestoring an old TV set requires replacing many parts . Some, like ... Here is how we go about finding the parts we need to restore our old sets. Resistors.
     12  +1 2014 mar 02wrgbW2XB/WGY/ WRGB Schenectady - Early Television FoundationEarly Television Stations. W2XB/WGY/ WRGB Schenectady. W2XB was General Electric's television station in Schenectady, New York. In charge of GE's  ...
     12  -6 2014 feb 10rgtimeRGD 382- RG Time Base Chassis - Early Television FoundationRGD 382- RG Time Base Chassis. The chassis before restoration. After restoration. Early Television Museum. 5396 Franklin St., Hilliard, OH 43026. (614 ) 771-  ...
     12  +33 2014 jan 26first tv broadcastThe first color system was developed by John Logie Baird in 1928. ... flicker, and most signifcant, it wasn't compatible with existing black and white broadcasting .
     13  ~ 2014 jan 09coin op tvCoin Operated TV Sets - Early Television Foundation1947 Televista. National Radio-TV News, February-March 1950. Courtesy of Bob Dobush. Coin operated TV set in motel in the Washington DC area, ca 1950.
     13  +88 2014 jan 05alexander palace museumAlexandra Palace - Early Television FoundationThe Alexandra Palace TV Station. When the BBC began telecasting in 1936, Alexandra Palace , on a hill in London, was chosen as the site for  ...
     15  +12 2014 feb 18wdivdetroitWWJ-TV/ WDIV Detroit - Early Television FoundationEarly Television Stations. WWDT/WWJ-TV/ WDIV Detroit . WWDT, owned by by Evening News Corp., made Detroit's first public demonstration of television on  ...
     15  -9 2014 feb 03green apple beamsThe Uniray Story - Early Television FoundationEach triplet contains a red, blue, and green vertical stripe. ... Originally, in Philco's Apple CRT used a second electron beam to illuminate the index stripes.
     15  +4 2014 jan 06ktla news liveA 1960 Snapshot of KTLA , Channel 5, Los AngelesIn the late 50s and early 60s, following its live b&w broadcast, KTLA would ... U.S. Television News , which he brought to KTLA as part of a package deal that  ...
     16  +23 2014 feb 02colors tvIn the late 60s color sets became more reliable and cheaper, and more network TV shows were televised in color , so color sales accelerated. Another factor that  ...
     16  +11 2013 dec 04ktla los angelesA 1960 Snapshot of KTLA , Channel 5, Los Angeles . By Julian Wolinsky. As many of you know, KTLA was the first TV station to be awarded a commercial license  ...
     18  -8 2013 dec 14colors tv circuit diagramTelevision Schematic Diagrams - Early Television FoundationWe now have high resolution service information and schematic diagrams for many pre-1945, postwar black and white, and early color sets posted here.
     18  +4 2013 dec 13sun tv columbus ohioColumbus , Ohio Television Pioneer - Early Television FoundationIn 2003 I was introduced to Murry Mercier Jr., an 89 year old Columbus ... At one point, Murry recalls being able to buy a particular television set from Sun TV (the   ...
     19  ~ 2014 mar 02sasija mu beniMicrosoft Word - Zenith_Model_H_Service_Hints.docmi “ vertмcal height 0:4” linearity'. [3) ... chassis ,. Arcing can be caused by pm:>r laad aire-sa [31.1 the wiring near ... mu :st ha taken Lu prevent 131.111.
     20  -4 2014 feb 06kometKuba Komet - Early Television FoundationThe KUBA Corporation manufactured the Komet from 1957 to 1962 in Wolfenbuttel, West Germany. This set stands 5' 7" tall, it's over 7' wide and weighs 289 Lb.
     20  -4 2014 jan 15new york worlds fairThe 1939 New York World's Fair - Early Television FoundationThe 1939 New York World's Fair . RCA introduced television to the American public at the 1939 World's Fair. Before the fair, they published a brochure for their   ...
     20  -6 2014 jan 14american made television setsAt the end of 1946, only 44,000 homes had a TV set ; by the end of 1949, there were 4.2 million TV homes. By 1953, 50% of American homes had television.
     21  +2 2014 feb 21wttgW3XWT / WTTG - Early Television FoundationWe have had material donated from family of Gordon Williamson, who was one of the first employees of WTTG (October, 1946), and who began writing a book  ...
     22  -6 2014 jan 09sell your old tvEarly Television Museum ... is My Old Set Worth? We frequently get requests to estimate the value of old TV sets. ... Ebay is also an excellent way to sell your set.
     22  +4 2013 dec 31used jukebox in sacramentoVideograph Television Jukebox - Early Television FoundationScotto Cabinets of Sacramento , California, made a cabinet called the "Music ... which was used in Seeburg jukeboxes number 146, 147, and 148, as well as all   ...
     22  -12 2013 dec 29andrea television companyBy 1956, most cities were linked to network programming. There is a ... Austin Company - TV transmitter facility · Silvertone 1948 brochure ... Andrea T-VJ12.
     23  -1 2014 feb 05predicta tv for saleThough prices vary widely, here are some guidelines: Mechanical Sets. Sets made by known manufacturers, such as the Western Visionette, are worth $6,000 or  ...
     23  -11 2014 jan 11television test patternRCA 1931 Test Pattern - Early Television FoundationMechanical Television . 1931 Test Pattern . Engineers determined that the 3rd line down was readable and the diagonal bars in the second group at the top were  ...
     23  -1 2014 jan 02rca tv modelsRCA's Russian Television Connection - Early Television FoundationRay serviced pre-1945 TV sets after joining RCA in 1946. A.R.C. is all ... Could the Model RR-359 be the forerunner of later RCA television model identification  ...
     24  +34 2014 feb 23cti tvCTI Color System - Early Television FoundationAnother scanning method was used by Color Television Inc. There was a change of ... In the CTI system, each horizontal line in any one field was traced in a  ...
     24  +10 2014 jan 02rca tvs for saleClassifieds - Early Television FoundationPostwar Black and White TV Sets for Sale . Admiral vintage TV for sale . Located in PA. Ron ... For sale - Mid 1960's RCA Victor 15 inch portable. I do not know the  ...
     24  -16 2013 dec 19us tv stationsU. S. TV Stations Starting After WW2 - Early Television FoundationConstruction Permits as of Jan 3, 1945. Original Call. Later Call. City. Licensee. Channel. Notes. W1XG, Boston, MA, General Television Corp. 1, Experimental.
     25  -9 2014 jan 25sell old tvs
     25  +15 2013 dec 15my tv classifiedsEven box is in great condition, I brought as a retro tv addition to my room however once home it still has original old style plug so can't use. Comes with manual  ...
     27  -10 2014 feb 07retro tv setEarly television hardware, restoration tips, database of prewar sets and historical TV information.
     28  +3 2014 feb 23york evisionevision : - Early Television FoundationThe Revolution" by. ROBERT E. LEE. With a Foreword by. DR. LEE DE FOREST. NEW YORK . ESSENTIAL BOOKS. 270 MADISON AVE., NEW YORK , N. Y.  ...
     30  +30 2013 dec 14alexandra palace stationEarly Electronic Television. The Alexandra Palace TV Station . When the BBC began telecasting in 1936, Alexandra Palace , on a hill in London, was chosen as   ...
     31  +15 2014 mar 05general electric cameraGeneral Electric PC-4 Camera - Early Television FoundationGeneral Electric PC-4 TV Camera . This camera used the Image Orthicon, the second generation of camera tubes. It was made in the early 50s and used  ...
     33  -11 2014 jan 01history of televisionIntroduction to the History of Television . Texts on television  ...
     34  -5 2014 feb 12color systemCBS Color System - Early Television FoundationThis field sequential system displayed red, green, and blue television images ... CBS arranged demonstrations of their color system for NTSC members and FCC   ...
     34  -9 2014 feb 10rca tvRCA's Television Field Trials - Early Television FoundationRCA's first experimental television transmissions began in 1928 by station ... The Empire State Building was completed in May of 1931, and RCA leased the 85th  ...
     34  +14 2014 feb 09ktlaFrom its beginnings, KTLA broadcast the annual Tournament of Roses parade from Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena and in 1955 began carrying the spectacle   ...
     35  +10 2014 feb 06cnam parisCBS System at the CNAM Museum in ParisThe equipment probably arrived in Paris in 1950, and was used for several years before it was put in the warehouse of the CNAM museum in Paris . The system  ...
     36  +18 2014 feb 23zenith r80Sams 259-16 - Early Television FoundationMANUFACTURER Zenith Radio Corp. , 6001 Dickens Ave. , Chicago 39, Illinois .... Connect an attenuator { Zenith part #3-17203 or equivalent) in series with the  ...
     37  ~ 2013 dec 29powerampli beel upBell & Howell RestorationLight is reflected from the CRT by the mirror up through a plastic ring around the ... HV Power Supply, Horizontal sweep, Audio/Video, and Audio Power Amplifier   ...
     38  +22 2013 dec 31ussr tv news channelRay serviced pre-1945 TV sets after joining RCA in 1946. .... to Russia , as television broadcasting channel allocations were probably not the same as in America  ...
     39  ~ 2014 feb 25mechanical workMechanical TV: How it works - Early Television FoundationMechanical TV uses rotating disks at the transmitter and the receiver. These disks have holes in them, spaced around the disk, with each hole slightly lower than  ...
     40  ~ 2014 feb 136dq6 cap sizeMotorola-TS-574-Sams.. - Early Television FoundationReduce the picture size so that the sides of the raster are visible. .... C. RATING. CAP . .40. ISO. ilO. 10. •30 do. 20. VOLT. 350. 300. 300. 300. 300. 300. 25.
     40  +13 2014 jan 08john logie bairdJohn Logie Baird (1888 - 1946) - Early Television FoundationJohn Logie Baird , a Scottish engineer and entrepreneur, achieved his first transmissions of simple face shapes in 1924 using mechanical television. On March  ...
     41  -7 2014 feb 14ktla newsThis photo, a KTLA publicity shot, is truly a time capsule showing the essence of one of the most advanced television news operations of its time, with an  ...
     41  +40 2014 jan 13ntsc crystal transmitter circuitTHE SET CT-100 Color TV Restoration - Early Television FoundationI then selected circuit functions associated with individual tubes and restored
     41  +45 2013 dec 23scanner assembly westinghouseRCA TV Development: 1929 – 1949 - Early Television FoundationSarnoff had taken an interest in Zworykin's work at Westinghouse in 1929, and had begun ... The room was dark except for the light from the scanning unit .
     43  +15 2013 dec 23german tv cabinetOpening the door of the lower cabinet reveals the rest of its multi-media ... Here is a link to the Kuba Museum in Wolfenbettel, Germany .
     44  +51 2013 dec 13german first lineA Brief History of German Prewar TelevisionThe German's regular TV service remained at 180 lines until February of 1937 when it was ... The E1 was supposed to be the first set offered to the public for the   ...
     45  -12 2014 feb 18ct tvRCA CT -100 - Early Television Foundation(click on picture for high resolution image). The RCA CT -100 was rushed to market in April of 1954, a few weeks after Westinghouse introduced its set.
     45  -15 2014 feb 13coast 2 coast broadcast studioW6XAO - Los Angeles - Early Television FoundationOne of the most interesting stories in the history of early television is that of Don
     45  +14 2013 dec 08sell my tv
     47  +54 2014 feb 13wptz this tvW3XE Philadelphia - Early Television FoundationIn 1941, the station was granted a commercial TV license with the call sign WPTZ . This was Pennsylvania's first commercial station and the country's second.
     47  +6 2014 jan 24new york worldThe 1939 New York World's Fair. RCA introduced television to the American public at the 1939 World's Fair. Before the fair, they published a brochure for their   ...
     47  -5 2014 jan 05tv production setsMechanical TV Sets of the 20s and 30s - Early Television FoundationMost of these sets used a motor to rotate a metal disk to produce the picture, with a neon ... he frequencies used for TV broadcasting at that time could travel long  ...
     48  +3 2014 jan 11lee de forestDeForest Mechanical Color System - Early Television FoundationWhile I was a student at American Television Institute of Technology in Chicago in 1947-1949 on the G.I. Bill of Rights, I was introduced to Dr. Lee DeForest who   ...
     49  +4 2013 dec 17zenith remote controlZenith Flashmatic Owners Manual - Early Television FoundationJust a few short years ago, Zenith developed the “Lazy Bones" Remote Control , a feature that would have been impossible to achieve without many years of  ...
     49  +52 2013 dec 10photos of tvsThe first mechanical television systems that produced real television images were developed by John Logie Baird in England and by Charles Francis Jenkins in  ...
     50  +12 2014 mar 04manfred von ardenneArdenne Flying Spot Scanner - Early Television FoundationManfred von Ardenne , a German television engineer, began experimenting with CRT receivers in 1930. Using mechanical scanners, he produced good quality  ...
     50  -20 2014 jan 11history of tv
     51  +6 2014 feb 02click web early daysWelcome to the Early Television Foundation and Museum. The Early Television Foundation is dedicated to the preservation of the technology from the early days of television. Our website's mission is to preserve and make available to the public the history of early television, from the ... Click on image for more information.
     51  -25 2014 jan 22tv studio cameraRCA 1939 Studio Camera - Early Television FoundationGeoffrey Bourne of St. Albans, WV, recently acquired one of the early studio cameras used by RCA before World War Two. The camera includes its original  ...
     52  +49 2013 dec 18restoring parts for antiquesRestoring an old TV set requires replacing many parts . Some, like resistors and ... Several antique radio parts suppliers sell cloth covered wire in different colors.
     53  +48 2014 feb 14cream tucci bangs in identicalBob Cooper Article - Early Television FoundationAnd the first person remembrances of Sava Jacobson, Morris L. Tucci , George
     53  ~ 2013 dec 28history of germanThe German government and several electronic firms (Telefunken, Fernseh AG, Loewe, etc.) backed the development of electronic television almost at the start  ...
     54  +28 2014 mar 08viewtone display adapterSite Index - Early Television FoundationCBS Color Converter/ Adapter Restoration · CBS Color
     54  -10 2014 feb 28studio camera
     54  -11 2014 feb 03luc carl springfield neFriends of the Museum - Early Television FoundationCarl Schumacher, Glendale, CA. Gary Overfield, Ravenna, OH ... Luc Sirois, Montreal, Quebec, Canada ... Walter Beers, Omaha, NE . Greg Mont, Springfield , PA.
     54  ~ 2013 dec 08logo television transmitterW6XYZ Hollywood - Early Television FoundationKlaus Landsberg pictured with large W6XYZ logo card in 1942. ... equipment were designed and built by Television Productions, Inc. A relay transmitter W6XLA  ...
     55  ~ 2013 dec 24orion tv manufacturerHungarian Sets - Early Television FoundationThere were three electronic manufacturers in Hungary in the 1950s: Orion , Terta, and Vadasztolteny (later renamed Videoton). Terta never produced any tv sets,  ...
     55  +46 2013 dec 16starting a television channelConstruction Permits as of Jan 3, 1945. Original Call. Later Call. City. Licensee. Channel . Notes. W1XG, Boston, MA, General Television Corp. 1, Experimental.
     56  +23 2014 feb 17tv parts
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