Custom-made portable sound system
This custom-built unit was used for portable recording and playback of open reel tape. It contains a Sony reel-to-reel player, an amplifier and speakers.
RCA Victor Phonograph 9-JY
The RCA Victor 9-JY was used for playback of 45 rpm phonographs and is an AM radio. It contains a speaker and an rp-168 disc changer. It was the first phonograph attachment. Source: Vourtsis, Phil. The fabulous Victrola "45" (Atglen, PA: Schiffer, 2002), 40, 165.
Popworks 1-9873 Radio/Cassette Player
The Popworks 9873 was used for playback of cassette tapes and is an AM/FM radio. It contains a speaker, radio antenna, and a 2.5 mm headphone jack. It requires six D batteries or an AC adapter to operate.
American Idol Shower Clock Radio
The Suntone ELEC0570 is a waterproof AM/FM radio and digital clock. It requires four AA batteries to operate.
Vanity Fair Bee Gees Phonograph
The Vanity Fair Model 57 was used for playback of 45 and 33 rpm phonograph records. It contains a built-in speaker and strobe light, and a microphone jack. Originally, this model was sold with a microphone. 110-120V, 45W, 60CPS
The Rek-O-Kut LP-743 was used for playback of transcription discs ranging from 10 to 16 inches in diameter, but it is also capable of playing commercial 78, 45 and 33 rpm phonograph records. It contains an Audax 16 tonearm.Source: Vinyl Engine. "Rek-O-Kut LP-743 Owners Manual," Library / Rek-O-Kut.
General Electric 3-5273A
The GE 3-5273A was used for playback of cassette tapes and is an AM/FM radio. It is intended to be used with headphones with a 2.5mm jack, and requires four AA batteries to operate.
Markel Playmaster, Model 74
The Markel Playmaster 74 is usedfor playback of 33, 45 and 78 rpm phonograph records. It can hold up to twelve 10 inch records, ten 12 inch records or twelve 7 inch records. It can be set to play one or both sides of queued records automatically, and features automatic shut off. 115-117V, 60CSource:…
Panasonic Portable 2-Speed Phonograph
The Panasonic SG 300 is a solid state, portable phonograph used for playback of 33 and 45 rpm phonograph records. It contains a built-in speaker and is powered with size D batteries.
General Electric Toy Record Player
The GE eletronic toy record player was used for playback of 45 rpm phonograph records, up to 12 inches in diameter. It uses a standard-sized needle and is decorated with fairy tale characters. 105-125V, 60C, 45W
The Webcor 228 was used for recording and playback of dictation on magnetized wire. It contains a 2 inch speaker and a removable drum. Features include start, stop, rewind, two push button controls, and a recording time upwards of 15 minutes. 105-120V, 70WSource: "Service Bulletin 37, Basic Model…