1928 Victor Victrola Electrola VE7-26X Serial 4336 Playing AM, mp3 and Vogue picture disc - Duration: 8:33 ... 1951 RCA VICTOR 2S7 RADIO RECORD PLAYER - 8/14/16 - Duration: 9:49. Also appears as "RCA Victor Records". RCA Diagrams, Schematics and Service Manuals - download for free! Given the above information I could interpret RR4M-0474 / RR4M-0475 found on. The small Victor Junior stayed in production until 1920. This web site includes links to photos of 13,564 radios which have known model numbers or "official" names. Our technicians are trained to repair all brands of vintage radio from the early 1900’s to the late 1970’s, from very rare and priceless antique units to the popular and more sentimental units. RCA Victor Model VHR-307 Home Recording - Phono-Radio Combination Delco 32-Volt Radio Receiver Chassis Models RA-3, RB-3 and RC-3 Majestic Chassis Models 380 A.C. Depth 16 cm, RCA 40X56 world's Fair souvenir Radio American radio, circa 1939, brown faux wood case with moulded simulated brown wood front showing representations of 'Trylon-Perisphere' and the 'RCA Building'. Canadian Victor Talking Machine RE-45 Console, with Microsynchronous Tuner, Model 245 Amplifier, Electrodynamic Speaker and Electrola Record Player, Best-Seller of the new Christmas 1929 RCA-Victor Program In a Nutshell This would be the last full year of operation of. From 1963 to 1967 (1963 being when the Dynagroove codes began to take effect), Mr. Presley's soundtrack sides bore master serial numbers whose third and fourth characters were 'A3' - a code for master tapes with 'A' indicating RCA Victor and '3' meaning recorded in Hollywood. Some models may use "Type" or "Style" before the model identifier. This is unique as it was manufactured by the Victor Talking Machine Co. just after it was acquired by RCA. Our not quite comprehensive guide to identification of many Edison, Victor, Columbia and other talking machines and phonographs ca. Apart from. Ditto for 45's of pop and country artists. Ella Fitzgerald And Her V-Disc Boys* / Muggsy Spanier And His Band - I'll See You In My Dreams / Royal Garden Blues, Fats Waller / Buddy Weed And His Trio* - Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child / I Hate Myself / Whoops A Doodle, Dorothy M. Strathearn, Herman Voss - E'Er You Left Your Room / The Stranger Of Galilee, Michael Herman's Folk Orchestra* - Red River Valley / Sicilian Circle // Camptown Races / Pop! After all, "Radio" is the first word in the Radio Corporation of America's name. 1-16 of 87 results for 'rca to serial adapter' 2 Pcs VGA 15-pin Male to S-Video 4-Pin / 3 RCA Adapter Cable For PC Laptop. 1, Julius La Rosa - This Is Heaven / Anywhere I Wander, John Sebastian (2), Archie Bleyer Orchestra - Autumn Leaves / Amber, Jimmy Sacca With Billy Vaughn And His Orchestra - Alone / You're All That I Need, Bruch* / Paganini* - Violin Concerto No. These items are not for sale and the descriptions, images and prices are for reference purposes only. Some were sold at the Radio Attic, but most were contributed by friends of the Archives.If you would like to contribute images of your radios to the Archives, please visit the Terms and Conditions page. C $152.65. Founded in 1919 as a subsidiary of General Electric, RCA was responsible for many key innovations in radio technology, and was an early manufacturer of ship-to-ship and ship-to-shore radios, portable and military radios, and radio telephones. Now to 1954, the last year of the "old" matrix prefix codes before the revamping which was drafted up in December for implementation starting the next year. . C $83.47 shipping. RCA Victor popularized combined radio receiver-phonographs, and also created RCA Photophone, a movie sound-on-film system that competed with William … CDN : 68 : RJM-45: 2SC668 : The RCA model RJM-45 is a portable AM/FM radio. While '0000' remained with New York, and '9500' for Reader's Digest box sets, the start point for other blocks was altered thus: 1955 was yet another pivotal year in the history of RCA Custom. A new character in the post-1963 character series has been found, apparently designating EP - Mono - Standard (coarse groove) - 'L' in the fourth character, as in: I may incorporate them down the road in the respective posts. The Red Baron, Julie Andrews With André Previn And The Firestone Orchestra And Chorus - Your Favorite Christmas Carols, Volume 5, Julie Andrews With André Previn And The Firestone Orchestra And Chorus - Your Favorite Christmas Carols Volume 5, The Supremes - Love Is Here And Now You're Gone, The Casinos - Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye, The Crests - The Angels Listened In / I Thank The Moon, Rose* And Cal Maddox, Jack Wayne Band* / Black Jack Wayne with Rose* & Cal Maddox - Gotta Travel On / What Makes Me Hang Around, Various - Music Of The World's Great Composers, Andy Williams - The Village Of St. Bernadette, Jack Scott - What In The World's Come Over You / Baby, Baby, Clifford Jackson - Speech And Personality, Charlton Heston With The Robert DeCormier Chorale - Charlton Heston Reads The Five Books Of Moses From The Holy Bible, Charlton Heston With The Robert DeCormier Chorale - Charlton Heston Reads "In The Beginning" From The Five Books Of Moses Of The Holy Bible, Captain Beefheart* - Sure Enough / Grown So Ugly, Big Brother And The Holding Company* - Coo Coo, Abe Ravin - #10 Auscultatory Phenomena In Other Diseases, Aalon Butler And The New Breed Band - It's Got To Be Somethin', Glenn Miller - The Unforgettable Glenn Miller 70 Of His Greatest Original Recordings, The Everly Brothers* - Devoted To You / Bird Dog, Seymour (2) - Peg O' My Heart / Tea For Two, Unknown Artist - Duet Yourself: Popular Waltzes In Record Time, Glenn Miller And His Orchestra - Original Film Sound Tracks. Height 13 cm x. Width 21.5 cm x. As promised, now we go to 1971. RCA Victor Co. Ltd., Montreal, Canada Model C14-1 (US version C15-3) Type 15-tube 5-band all-wave console radio Production Year 1935 Serial Number 267, total number produced (USA+Canada) ~6000 Cabinet 5-tone walnut For example, my Philco 41-221 was made in 1941. The numbers would have been assigned, and therefore the sides originally recorded, in 1957, and then put out three years later. And so we now go to 1975. Height 23 cm x. Width 39.5 cm x. E2-KW for 45's, E2-QL for 10" LP's, E2-CP for 12" LP's). I know A was used in 1971 but this is not on the orange label. They belong as they are, cited in B&OI. This gallery displays a few hundred of my radios, TVs, and related items. No names or addresses are necessary, only information relative to your phonograph's serial number, design features, etc. 2 & No. (A4RS-5124/5 was near the tail end of 1971 in terms of Chicago's allocation of block numbers that began with 2000. Bill Parsons And His Orchestra - The All American Boy, Andy Williams - The Hawaiian Wedding Song (Ke Kali Nei Au), Perry Como - When You Come To The End Of The Day, Gershwin*, Utah Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Maurice Abravanel* - Rhapsody In Blue / An American In Paris, Dion (3) - Abraham, Martin And John / Daddy Rollin', Brigitte Bardot - Special Bardot (Burlington Cameo Brings You), Marvin Gaye - I Heard It Through The Grapevine / You're What's Happening (In The World Today), The Spiritual Consolators - Dr. King We Sing, The Wagon-Masters, Don Franklin - Little Green Apples, Leon Starr - Just Like That / That Kind Of Living, Dennis Wayne Bass - Long Tall Sally / You Win Again, Edwin Starr - Twenty-Five Miles / Love Is My Destination, Tony Hiller And His Orchestra* - Where The Rainbow Ends, The Undisputed Truth* - Face To Face With The Truth, The Everly Brothers* - Bye Bye Love / I Wonder If I Care As Much, Bobby Christian - Crickets On Parade / Enough Man, Unknown Artist - Key To Office Style Dictation: 80 WPM Shorthand Dictation For Speed Building, Sun Ra And His Arkestra* - Super-Sonic Jazz, Ruby Wright (2) - Let's Light The Christmas Tree / Merry, Merry, Merry, Merry Xmas, Wayne King And His Orchestra - Alice Blue Gown / The Waltz You Saved For Me, The Everly Brothers* - The Everly Brothers, Liszt* - Norddeutsches Symphonie Orchester, Hamburg* ∙ Leitung: Carl Bamberger ∙ Klavier: Sondra Bianca - Les Préludes / Ungarische Fantasie, Unknown Artist - Marking Time / Teddy Bear's Picnic, Captain Billy's Whizbang - Paradise Of Your Mind, McDonald's All-American High School Band - McDonald's All-American High School Band, Cyril Watters / Luigi Zito / A. F. Lavagnino* - Untitled, The Unwanted Children - A Thing Of The Past / Without You, The Persians - Here It Comes / I Don't Know How (To Fall Out Of Love). While their business didn't reach the fever pitch of 1966, they nonetheless, because of the issue of mono and stereo LP's, still had the business of allotments of numerous blocks by city, with realignment of matrix prefices after their blocks pass the 10,000 mark. So should Settings/General/About device/Status, then scroll down to IMEI. Our serial numbers begin with two letters. 41, Jackie And Roy* - Storyville Presents Jackie And Roy, Gershwin*, The Opera Society*, Paul Belanger - Porgy And Bess, Archie Bleyer - Bridge Of Happiness / You Tell Me Your Dream (I'll Tell You Mine), Orlando Roberson With Kent Harian Orchestra & Chorus* - Forever True, Béla Bartók - Music For Strings, Percussion And Celeste/Divertimento For Strong Orchestra, RCA's Mid-America Recording Center, Chicago, Illinois, The Fifth Amendment - Please Don't Leave Me Now / Got You Where I Want You, Eugene G. Weinberg - A Child's Cry: A Clue To Diagnosis, Al Greenaway - Ready Or Not / I Don't Wanna Hurt Anymore, The Dontells - I Can't Wait / Gimmie Some, Ron Harrington With Bob & Ellis - It Happened To Me Again / Out Of The Night, Moe Bee Ready - Funky Woman / When I'm Gone, Glenn W. Turner - Glenn W. Turner Speaks Out "You Can Better Your Best", Various - Mexican Brass Happy Hits With A Happy Beat, Arthur Fiedler - The Wonderful World Of Music, The Chordettes - Mr. Sandman / I Don't Wanna See You Cryin', Don Rutledge & Ralph Carmichael's Orchestra* - Lord, I Want A Diadem / When I Met My Saviour, Billy Vaughn And His Orchestra - Melody Of Love / Joy Ride, No Artist - Business Letters: Record No. Now comes 1956, the second full year of the "New Orthophonic" system of matrix numbering, and the year "Elvismania" hit in a big way. The RCA Victor brand was introduced in 1945 in advertising and 1946 on actual record labels, where it replaced the Victor and Bluebird (3) brands. Here's what I'm referring to in Italy: So, until adoption of the Orthophonic system, the countries carried on using "En" as year indicator and only afterwards switched to F, G, asf. It appears to work (light comes on), and when I turn the volume up I hear static. No known Nashville masters have popped up, thus we will be dealing almost exclusively with New York, Hollywood and Reader's Digest masters. The Victor Victrola Page - Includes photos, book list, serial numbers Victrola Manual - Transcription of the 1924 manual with artwork The Virtual Gramophone (Canada) - History, Databases, Audio ( English & Français ) Center, Wash., D. C. ), Jack McAlister And Tedd Smith And Dr. Oswald J. Smith* - How Great Thou Art / When I Survey The Wonderous Cross, Wheaton College Women's Glee Club / Wheaton College Concert Band - Eternal Life / Stars And Stripes Forever, The Hilltoppers Featuring Jimmy Sacca - Poor Butterfly / Wrapped Up In A Dream, The Hilltoppers - Poor Butterfly / Wrapped Up In A Dream, Buddy Blair and The Tune Twisters - Five O'Clock Blues / Bit of Texas, Duquesne University Tamburitzans - Croatian Folk Songs / Hop Ši Diri, Unknown Artist - Parrakeet Phrases Record No. I wouldn't put those A4RS matrix numbers in the LCCN field by any means, as they are not catalogue numbers in any case. If this was between 1977 and 1980, it must've been when RCA's own Indianapolis plant was overstuffed with Elvis demand upon the King's death. CDN : 68 : RJM-40: 2SC668 : The RCA model RJM-40 is a portable AM/FM radio. RCA had a whole different set of numbering blocks for its own, in-house releases, than for their custom clients and Reader's Digest box sets. 1-R-81. Align the tuned circuits with the trimmers in position of minimum capacity. 9 Fair goers were enthusiastic about the radio, but formal introduction was delayed until June 1940. FIND 1000's of Antiques, Art, Vintage & RARE Collectables - each item pictured, described and … Victor's new vinyl-based "Victrolac" was used as record material. RCA. RCA Victor Nipper III, 1952/1953, Serial 1771, AC/DC, AM, Table Model Tube Radio, made by RCA Victor Company Ltd., Montreal, Canada, painted Creamy Yellow over Brown, Bakelite, has a … over 5 years ago, 165 replies. Enjoy! Now we go to the long and winding down of the once-bustling RCA Custom business. And if anyone asks what the 'S' in lacquer numbers of RCA releases (i.e. Depth 18 cm. As time went on, there would be tweaks to matrix number assignation, but this would basically be the standard for the next several years. Westinghouse, RCA, Philco, Watterson Radio, and Zenith all manufactured this type of radio in the 1930s and 1940s. However, if the RCA Hollywood plant originated those metal parts, then they should share "Mastered By" credit alongside the Chicago studios in LCCN. Posted: Aug Thu 09, 2012 10:12 pm New Member Joined: Aug Thu 09, 2012 9:49 pm Posts: 3 Hey guys! The Canadian General Electric Co., Ltd., and the RCA Victor Co., Montreal were important centers of radio development and production during the 1930's. $41.27 shipping. 15: Set No. Literature: See Sideli John Classic Plastic Radios of the 1930s and 1940s, New York 1990 p. 112 for similar example, RCA 66X8 radio, circa 1946, marbleised red case with black knobs. Models are listed in alphabetical order. . 2 In B-Flat Op. Our serial numbers begin with two letters. The Stardust Voices - It's A Grand Night For Singing! 19 watching. TWO RCA 1-RA-64 Space-Age "Jetsons"-Great for You Tube Content-2 Sets for Repair. Height 18 cm x. Width 23 cm x. For a few more samples of 1968, I have come across another in my collection: 7 in that first character was very likely the code for Australia. Now for a look at 1964, the second year after adoption of new matrix codes. C $545.00. It is placed either on or near the motorboard (for models that have lids); on the side part of the phonograph (for most models with external horn and those that are lidless); or beneath the turntable (for the cheaper models and some that were launched in the 20s). Many of Victor's outside-horn machines will deliver a better sound than Victor's earliest cabinet model since the latter's built-in horn was small despite a whopping $200 price tag. After a long break, we now examine 1952. A RCA Victor Golden Throat RC1079E brown Bakelite valve radio 110v serial number B100714, 25 x … Even R&B. Ending Dec 20 at 7:05PM PST 3d 17h. In this year, with the closure around February of. Ltd. In 1968 (beginning with the soundtrack to. (New York and Hollywood did not have any releases with such a system.). As can be gauged, here they are, block by block, hub by hub: Now we turn our attention towards 1969. An American 1920s 'Radio Loud Speaker,' Radio Corporation of America, model 100, height 40 cm, An RCA Victor 115 Super Heterodyne timber cased valve radio serial number n/a, 23 x 35 x 20 cm, A RCA Victor 75X17 Super Heterodyne in black Bakelite, finisuper heterodyne decorated in Chinese style serial number B003343, 20 x 26 x 20 cm, A RCA Victor Golden Throat RC1079E brown Bakelite valve radio 110v serial number B100714, 25 x 33 x 18 cm, An International Radio Corporation Kadette Model H brown Bakelite valve radio 110v slight damage to base repaired serial number n/a, 17 x 22 x 11 cm, An International Radio Corporation Kadette brown Bakelite valve radio 110v in excellent condition serial number A-188007, 17 x 22 x 11 cm, A RCA Victor 75X15 super heterodyne valve radio in wood finish case 110v serial number B002104, 20 x 26 x 18 cm, A RCA Radiola 17 AR-927-B 240v serial number n/a, 23 x 69.5 x 22 cm, A RCA Victor R22S Super heterodyne valve radio in timber case handle replaced serial number n/a, 23 x 31 x 17 cm, An RCA Victor 114 Super heterodyne valve radio in timber case AC / DC 110 V serial number 31502, 19.5 x 30 x 16 cm, RCA, USA 1932, model R5, 5 valves, rare cathedral cabinet, the first USA 'Radiolette/Hmv' from RCA's 'Superette' series (good grille cloth, mild borer holes (treated), some delamination of the base board), Radio, RCA Radiotrons Advertising Figure, American, circa 1930s, red, yellow and blue painted jointed wooden figure of a man wearing a grey and black painted 'RCA Radiotrons' radio tube hat 39 cm high, Radio, RCA Victor Novelty 'Book' Radio, circa 1940s, no. Manufacturer Victor Division of RCA Victor, Camden N.J. Model R-15, chassis RC-3 Type 7-tube AM/BC Tuned Radio Frequency (TRF) Lowboy console radio Production Year 1930/31 Serial Number 6030 Cabinet Presswood Dial Radio: 6 - 6SA7: 5: 5 S : A6: 1939/40 : Radio: 8 - 6SK7: 3: 7 S : A8: 1939/40 : Radio: 11 - 6K7: 1: 7 S : A10: 1939/40 : Radio: 8 - 6SK7: 1: 7 S : A-21: 1940 : Radio: 5 - 6SA7: 11: 6 S: 1F $ A22: 1939/40 : Radio: 7 - 6SK7: 4: 8 S : A22E: 1939/40 ? I have several other early 12" Red Seal discs with serif text in runout consistent with Cannonsburg (none of which post date it's closure). Height 18 cm x. Width 23 cm x. It was also the first year in which the 'H' code was applied to Extended Play (EP) records. (However, they wouldn't have a full-time lacquer mastering department until 1961.) 78rpm Record Search Search our index for information on classical and popular 78rpm recordings from HMV, RCA, Victor, Brunswick and Columbia as well as other record companies from the 78rpm era… The following reference RCA Victor Model 102 4-Tube A.C.-D.C. T.R.F. It's much easier to read now. Height 12 cm x. Width 18 cm x. Also, remember, many homegrown Canadian releases had 10x#xx numbers. It's no different from Columbia, with their XLP/XSM/ZSP/ZSS etc., having different blocks from the custom XTV/XSV/ZTSP/ZTS and so on. 1877-1925. I know, confusing, innit? 1 G Minor Op. The Los Angeles Jubilee Singers - Songs Of The Blacks, U.S.A. Arthur Fiedler And The Boston Pops* - Pops Varieties, Frankie Carle - Frankie Carle Plays Music For Dancing, Susan Alexander (2) - You've Still Got A Long Way To Go, Gordon MacKenzie (3) - For Ford Dealers Only, Lawrence Welk And His Champagne Music Makers* - Merry Christmas From Lawrence Welk And His Champagne Music Makers, Andy Williams - Canadian Sunset / High Upon A Mountain, Jimmy Dorsey With Orchestra And Chorus* - So Rare / Sophisticated Swing, Ric Cartey With The Jiva-Tones - Young Love / Oooh-Eeee, Buddy Knox With The Orchids* / Jim Bowen* With The Orchids* - Party Doll / I'm Stickin' With You, The Padre Choristers - Christmas At Mission Santa Barbara, Sofija Topalski I Sveta Maric - Tek Sto Mi Je Grozdje Zarudelo / Smederevka Kolo, Glen Cooper And His Jets - They Say / Sugar Mama (Daddy), Cathy Carr With Dan Belloc Orchestra And Chorus - Una Momento / It Looks Like Love, Roger Williams (2) - Songs Of The Fabulous Fifties, Studs Terkel - Hard Times: An Oral History Of The Great Depression, Bert Devitt - Bird Songs Of The Mountain Lake Sanctuary, Various - From Ragtime To Rock: A History Of American Music, Flip Wilson With Special Guest David Frost - "Flip" - The Flip Wilson Show, Diana Ross - Ain't No Mountain High Enough / Can't It Wait Until Tomorrow, Sig Sakowicz - Say Nice Things About People, Ralph Carmichael - The Restless Ones (Four Songs From The Motion Picture), Bobby Christian And His Orchestra - The Bobby Christian Orchestra, The Spartan Marching Band* - The Spartan Marching Band Recorded Live In Spartan Stadium, The Paddock Jazz Band Featuring Alphonse Picou - 1953, Wilson Brothers Quartet - The Thrilling And Enthusiastic Sounds Of The Wilson Brothers Quartet, Various - Stardust (108 All-Time Favorites), Hack Johnson And His Tennesseeans - What About You Friend / Gone Home, Roger Williams (2) - Autumn Leaves / Take Care, Bill Hayes - The Ballad Of Davy Crockett / Farewell, No Artist - Business Letters: Record No. Chassis RC-1079 with all its original parts. Others may have other ideas. First we look at the Bicentennial year of 1976 and go from there. I may have to tweak the 1960 block list. It should come as no surprise that RCA made amazing radios.After all, "Radio" is the first word in the Radio Corporation of America's name. Carter's Price Guide to Antiques in Australasia is Registered Trademark of John Furphy Pty. I makes sense that some Lp's originate here, I have, Glenn Miller And His Orchestra - In The Mood / A String Of Pearls, Django Reinhardt, Quintette Du Hot Club De France - Le Jazz Hot, Various - Motorola Presents - Progress In Sound / Magic Moments In Music, Richard Hoffman (6) - Depths Of The Sea / Big Worry / Bloodhound, George Gigot - Business As Usual / Making Hay While The Sun Shines, No Artist - The 1965 Corvair's Selling Seven, Sam Cooke - Good News / Basin Street Blues, Johnny Tillotson - You Can Never Stop Me Loving You / Judy, Judy, Judy, Maurice Evans (2) - More Winnie-The-Pooh Read By Maurice Evans, Gerry And The Pacemakers* - You'll Never Walk Alone, Shelley Fabares - Johnny Loves Me / I'm Growing Up, Chuck Jackson - Any Day Now / The Prophet, Johnny Tillotson - It Keeps Right On A-Hurtin' / She Gave Sweet Love To Me, Unknown Artist - "Sell-Tunes" / "Big Parade" - Station Promotion Package, Bob Booker And Earle Doud Featuring Vaughn Meader - The First Family, Various - Mood Music For Listening And Relaxation, Gerry And The Pacemakers* - Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying, Riccardo Dini - Riccardo Dini Sings Italian Hit Songs, The Beatles - A Hard Day's Night (Original Motion Picture Sound Track), Gerry And The Pacemakers* - Gerry And The Pacemakers Second Album, Billy Leach - Musical Multiplication Tables, Mendelssohn*, Vladimir Golschmann, Vienna State Opera Orchestra* - Symphony No. RCA model 120: part# 280146 mounting collar not included laminated plastic. That leaves E6 and V open, for which I haven't found a reference. Some foreign RCA labels went by their own rules with regard to dating. It also would serve as an indicator as to how many or how little blocks were assigned to each studio in one year. Rca Customer Service Those are the model numbers. RCA Custom in this year did add some new business, namely mail-order and budget outlets such as K-Tel, Ronco and Sessions, but it was also the last year the Hollywood studios assigned any matrix numbers to LP's put out by Motown and its sublabels. In the case of Elvis' soundtracks, however, it was at the Hollywood studios that the master serial numbers were assigned, often months after originally recorded at Radio Recorders or, later on, whatever movie studio's sound studios he recorded at. That's what it appears. 'Twasn't seen on custom jobs, though. TPKM-4886--1S) signifies - it stands for 'Stamper' and dated back to the 1940's. T.R.F., and 400 A.C.-D.C. Superheterodyne As not all blocks are accounted for (namely, Hollywood), there may be some gaps that other Discog'ers would likely fill in the blanks at a future time should they know of same. The RCA Victor brand was introduced in 1945 in advertising and 1946 on actual record labels, where it replaced the Victor and Bluebird (3) brands. Bomgardner - Training Your Parrakeet To Talk, Paul Darnay (And Choir), Arranged And Conducted By Jacques Belasco - Havana Heaven / Don't Cry My Heart, J.T. There may be some codes shown here that reflect releases of Reader's Digest box sets (which were frequently incorporated with Thesaurus jobs). RCA C619 Clock Radio $75.00 (Sold Dec 2014) RCA Victor Clock Radio (1960s) $90.00 (Sold Feb 2011) RCA Creighton 6-X-8 (1955) $85.00 (Sold Nov 2012) RCA Cunningham C12 Radio Tubes $100.00 (Sold Jan 2007) RCA Deco Bill Harris Septet Featuring Joe "Flip" Phillips* - She's Funny That Way / Characteristically B.H. Carter's Price Guide to Antiques in Australasia is Registered Trademark of John Furphy Pty. $4.99 $ 4 99. $20.00. As well, there began a steady decline in their business as. There are some cases of a release of a record coming a few years after matrix numbers are assigned, this being one of them. Now, as far as the 9", 16⅔ RPM records are concerned, here are but a few examples by year: As well, I have stumbled across another fourth character in the post-1963 coding system: N. As on: Another piece of info: a 1965 'New Thesaurus' LP issue that had a prefix of S2RH-. You may want to check the back covers of LP's for their recording venues to check the blocks. In this year, there was a major tweaking in the allocation of some custom numbering blocks. Founded in 1919 as a subsidiary of General Electric, RCA was responsible for many key innovations in radio technology, and was an early manufacturer of ship-to-ship and ship-to-shore radios, portable and military radios, and radio … $19.99. Pictured below you will find needles known to have been found in RCA players and a list of models compiled at press time. Now to go to another turning point in the record industry: 1958. And now here is the first year of one of the more turbulent decades in history, the 1960's. In response to numerous queries, I hereby bring forth information on the significance behind the Byzantine master serial number codes used by RCA Victor, its sublabels and custom clients beginning in 1942 and continuing through the 1980's and possibly into the early '90's. We're on FaceBook! 1: Set No. More on "Radiola" , RCA, RCA Victor and Victor Radio. 20 watching. If your stamped matrix numbers are at 6 o'clock, then in all likelihood that block was New York. Despite the Victor Talking Machine company’s long history of making phonographs, they did a very good job in providing a way to identify the models. 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