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Changes and Additions to the Site

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Oct 22 More on RCA Experimental Flat CRT
   
Oct 14 1935 German television
  Dumont color test pattern
   
Oct 10 RCA RC-30 Monochrome CRT Characteristics, RCA RC-30 Color CRT Characteristics
  Surviving Mechanical Set Database Summary updated; Western 41 added
   
Sept 26 Kwik-Flip remote control
  Philco Predicta Tandem ad
  Philco color bar generator
   
Sept 21 Surviving Prewar Set Database Summary updated: RCA TT-5 added
  National Voice of America Museum of Broadcasting
   
Sept 20

Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: RCA Model 5 and Westinghouse H840CK15 added.

   
Sept 15 The 2020 Early Television Museum Sweepstakes Drawing is 15 Days Away! Buy your tickets for the for the 2020 Sweepstakes Here
  Third Annual Facebook Radio Group Pages Vintage Radio Show and Swapmeet
   
Sept 11 Monochrome and Color CRT interchangeability guides
   
Sept 10 TV set in limo
   
Sept 7 TKD mechanical television kit
  Surviving Mechanical Set Database Summary updated; TKD mechanical television kit added
   
Sept 6 TKD mechanical television kit - ORIGINAL (not replica) for sale
   
Aug 31 1982 resoration of GE HM-225 by Richard Brewster
  DuMont Multiscanner at Texas Museum of Broadcast and Communications
  Zenith Christmas dealer displays
  RCA TK-41 assembly line
  Cobbs Radio & Television - Portsmouth, NH
   
Aug 29 More on Gene Nicholson
   
Aug 24 Gene Nicholson, RCA television engineer
  W9XAL camera
   
Aug 23 Auction in Oregon featuring over 300 vintage TV sets and accessories, including Westinghouse H840CK15 - August 30.
   
Aug 19 TV set in a 1955 Cadillac
  TV set in a Rolls Royce
  1957 Motorola 21CT2M
  Philco 48-1001 in a drugstore
   
Aug 12 RCA and Transvision television demonstrators
  Western Television Visionette console at the California Historical Radio Society museum
   
Aug 11 Surviving Mechanical Set Database Summary updated. Baird Televisior and Western Television Visionette Console added.
   
Aug 9 Last chance to get 30% more sweepstakes tickets at no additional cost. Use Promo Code ETF.
   
July 20 Photo of Eurovision 819 to 405 line converter
   
July 17 More on W5XA Shreveport, LA
  More on W. E. Anthony
   
July 8 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: Raytheon 15 inch prototype added
   
July 2 The 2020 ETF Sweepstakes are Here!
   
June 28 KRSC Remote van
  TV sets in Los Angeles - 1945
  HRTI student from portugal
   
May 20 John Logie Baird and Baird Television Ltd. - from Peter Scott's site
  Dumont Duoscopic articles
  More on 3-D TV
   
May 19 More on KRSC
   
May 17 More on KRSC
   
May 8 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: Admiral C322C series added
   
Apr 28 More on Syracuse University remote van
   
Apr 26 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: Sears-Toshiba 16 inch rectangular added
   
Apr 16 More Dentavision pictures
   
Apr 15 GE HM-226 sales receipt
   
Apr 14 Syracuse University remote van
   
Apr 11 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: RCA 21-CT-55 added
   
Mar 28 Another Radio-Television Institute (New York) class picture
   
Mar 10 More on Dentavision
   
Mar 4 Surviving Prewar Set Database Summary updated: RCA RR-359B added
   
Feb 29 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: RCA 21-CT-55, Philco TV-123, Westinghouse H840CK15 added
  TV set in James Bond car
   
Feb 27 Custom made car from 1960 with an Admiral T.V. in the cockpit
   
Feb 26 New Acquisition; Dage 600A monitor
   
Feb 25 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: RCA CTC-4 added
   
Feb 22 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: RCA CTC-4 added
   
Feb 17 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: RCA rectangular CRT set prototype added
   
Feb 13 New Acquisition; Vidcraft ATV-1
   
Feb 12 The museum is looking for a mechanical, prewar or color set to award in its sweepstakes raffle this year. If you have one you want to sell (or donate), please contact us.
   
Feb 7 New acquisition: Early teleprompter
   
Feb 6 There'a a Retro Television Museum in Ohio. August 2019
   
Feb 4 Luc Sirois collection
   
Feb 3 Nick Williams: CRT Restorer by Brian Belanger (page 15)
  Ram Transformer Cross Reference (courtesy of Kurt Lofback)
  Thordarson Cross Reference (courtesy of Kurt Lofback)
   
Feb 1 ATI camera and monitor
  Cossor 437 chassis pictures
   
Jan 30 Litton Single Gun Color Tube Retrofits
   
Jan 24 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: Zenith 43M20, Sylvania 451, Col-R-Tel added
   
Jan 5 Date change for 2020 Early Television Convention
   
Dec 22 160 new B & W CRTs added to Tubes for Sale page
   
Nov 27 Time to renew your museum membership
   
Oct 16 Single Gun Color Tube Retrofits
  T. E. I. Lawrence Type 15GP22 (courtesy of Charles Osborne)
  Living Test Patterns: The Models Who Calibrated Color TV (courtesy of Phil Dudley)
  Press photos of Zenith field Sequential receiver
   
Aug 17 Motorola 16CK1 brochure
   
Aug 11 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: Motorola 19CT1 added
  Touched up photo or Western Empire State mechanical set by Jim Hawes