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Early Broadcast Equipment

Postwar Camera Gallery

Chuck Pharis Camera and Microphone Museum

Postwar Camera tubes

First zoom lens

Iconoscope Cameras

RCA TK-20 film camera

General Electric PC2 film camera

Amateur Iconoscope camera built by CFRN, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (ca 1947-48)

Orthicon/Image Orthicon Cameras

Dumont camera

This camera can be seen in this American Televcasting Corp. brochure

From ad in Television, January 1946

Courtesy of Steve Dichter

RCA TK-10 prototype

From ad in Television, January 1946

Courtesy of Steve Dichter

RCA TK-31

General Electric PC-4

Polarad Image Orthicon Camera (1940s)

50s General Electric camera

RCA TK-60

DuMont 124

ATI camera (ca 1948)

Pye MK3

Vidicon Cameras

Article about Vidicon camera in railroad application

Dage Industrial Cameras

RCA TV Eye

GPL ruggedized vidicon camera

FTL vidicon camera

Kay-Lab vidicon camera chain

Kay-Lab industrial vidicon camera

Polarad vidicon camera

Coin-operated TV camera

RCA Prototype Vidicon Camera

AT & T Picturephone

Image Dissector Camera

Diamond Power Image Dissector Camera

1946 Farnsworth ad

1946 DuMont ad

Broadcasting & Telecasting, October 7, 1946