Museum Hours:

Saturday 10-6

Sunday 12-5

Early Color Television

RCA CTC-4 Haviland 21

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The CTC-4 was introduced in 1955, and has a 21 inch round picture tube. It came in several cabinet styles, including this table model named the "Haviland 21". More information on the CTC-4 is available at Ed Reitan's site. This set was donated to the museum by Joe Divito. RCA also made CTC-4 based sets for other manufacturers.

Technical information
Magazine advertisements
Advertising and Sales Promotion - Catalog Supplement (Courtesy of Wayne Bretl)
RCA Big Color Celebration Poster
Color TV is Here - Sales Promotion Kit (Courtesy of Wayne Bretl)