Museum Hours:

Saturday 10-6

Sunday 12-5


Early Electronic Television

D. S. Loewe Radio Co.

Manfred von Ardenne designed a flying spot scanner television camera and viewer in 1931.

1931 CRT receiver


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1932 CRT Receiver (Ardenne)


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FE-A (1933/34)

Courtesy of Tom Genova  







From the movie " Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory". A portion of this movie was filmed in Germany

Courtesy of Steve Dichter.

Studio version

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FE-B (1935-36)


1936-37 table model

1936-37 console

1936-37 Models


Courtesy of Gerolf Poetschke




Console model



Another console model

FE-D (1937-38)

Courtesy of Eckhard Etzold