Museum Hours:

Saturday 10-6

Sunday 12-5

Early Electronic Television

Farnsworth Image Dissector

This tube, made by Farnsworth in 1940, was designed for use in a film chain

A shorter version for direct pickup use

Courtesy of Art Bilski

Specification sheet
Image Dissector for color
1940 advertisement
1943 advertisement.
Manufacturing the Image Dissector
Farnsworth Image Amplifier

Farnsworth Laboratory about 1940