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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

See yourself on TV - coin operated cameras

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

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