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Changes and Additions to the Site

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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 18 CRT substitution guides added to Monochrome CRTS for Sale and Color CRTs for Sale
   
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
   
July 29 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: RCA CTC4 added
   
July 28 Midland prewar TV set
   
July 26 Fall Vintage Electronics Swapmeet - September 7
   
July 24 Farnsworth GV-260
   
July 22 More on our Farnsworth GV-260 prototype
   
July 19 Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: Motorola 19CT1 added
  Surviving British Prewar Database Summary updated: HMV 901 (cabinet only) added
  Photos of Lawrence Chromatron from Bob Hodge
   
July 18 2018 ETF financial statement and tax return
   
July 9 Your Visit to the Early TV Museum
   
July 3 DuMont Duoscopic Brochure
   
June 27 Transvision 1947 letter to the Navy
   
June 19 Many new factory service manuals for RCA sets added
   
June 12 WBNS-TV Columbus, Ohio
   
June 11 Baird mechanical prototype
  Surviving Early Color Set Database Summary updated: Philco 22D5102 (TV-123) added
   
June 8 Baird 1946 large screen set
   
May 30 Richard Diehl's monoscope project progress
   
May 26 General Electric Frequency-Interlace color system (1950)
   
May 20 Drive-in Movies, new article by Richard Wirth
   
May 15 Zenith 15 inch color set display
   
May 13 General Electric Talaria
  Raytheon 15 inch color now working
   
May 12 Mechanical Database Summary updated: Unidentified scanning disk added
  General Electric field visits to CRT facilities
   
May 9 Convention report
  New acquisitions: GPL vidicon camera, Simpson FSM
   
May 8 TVX Broadcasting
   
Apr 18 M. L. Hayes
  Mechanical Database Summary updated: Jenkins 100 added
   
Mar 30 Progress on Diamond Image Dissector Camera restoration
   
Mar 22 Television Comes to Germany - Article by Richard Wirth
   
Mar 17 Progress on Diamond Image Dissector Camera restoration
   
Mar 16 Bob Grasso's replica CBS 12CC2
   
Mar 12 First pictures from the Diamond Power image dissector camera
   
Mar 11 Radio & Television News article about the Dage 50-A vidicon camera
   
Mar 7 Mechanical Database Summary updated: Jenkins Amateur Kit added
   
Mar 3 160 new CRTs for sale. Check the list
   
Feb 27 You could win a RCA CT-100 with good CRT. Buy Raffle Tickets Here
   
Feb 24 WAVE-TV, Louisville, Kentucky
  WHAS-TV, Louisville, Kentucky
   
Feb 23 RCA Service Company - postwar
  New York Times 1950 RCA advertising supplement
   
Feb 22 When Hollywood Declared War on Television - article by Richard Wirth
  Mrs. Philo T. Farnsworth - Memories
   
Feb 19 Steve McVoy and Cable Television
   
Feb17 H. R. Seelen, color picture tube developer
  Color TV, Conversion and Power Tubes
   
Feb 9 The Museum's YouTube channel
   
Feb 7 Progress on Diamond Image Dissector Camera restoration
   
Feb 4 NBC-TV Awaiting Coronation Signal