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    • Victor Victrola VVS-215

    • Circa 1930s
    • Victor sold two versions of the VV-215, the “Standard” and the “S” models. The “S” model had provisions for mounting a radio in the left-hand side; on these models, the top to the left side can be opened. On Standard models, the left...
    • Victor I

    • Circa 1903-1905
    • After the turn of the century, Victor introduced the family of six talking machines numbered I through VI. They were the foundation of the company's growth. All six featured the new “tapering hollow arm.” This machine, called “Victor the...
    • Edison Amberola III Circa 1912

    • Circa 1912
    • The Edison Amberola was developed in competition to the Victor Victrola. Both machines have inside horns in answer to the housewives' complaints about dusting the horns on the smaller machines! This instrument plays 4-minute cylinders. The tone arm...
    • Bibliography

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    • Since its organization in 1962, the Ulysses S. Grant Association has been preparing a list of all published books and articles about Grant.
    • Victor (Type D)

    • Circa 1903-1907
    • "Circa 1903-1907 The Type D Victor was the first Victor to be equipped with a 12-inch turntable. The oak cabinet housed a 3-spring motor. It was available with concert or exhibition sound box. This instrument has the new plainer cabinet with...
    • Eldridge Johnson Victor

    • Circa 1900-1901
    • This machine is similar to the type “C” model. Johnson took over the Berliner Gramophone Co. but was restrained from using the word “gramophone” because of a litigation suit of the Universal Talking Machine Co. At this point, he began using...
    • Type Z Victor

    • Circa 1903-1908
    • "Circa 1903-1908 In 1903 the Type Z replaced the Royal as the lowest cost ($20.00) talking machine in the Victor lineup. In July, 1905 a new Type Z utilizing the cabinet and motor of the Victor I was announced at the even lower price of $17.00. The...
    • Brunswick Phonograph

    • Circa 1920s
    • Circa 1920s During the 1920s, the two biggest American phonograph companies were Victor Talking Machine and Brunswick. After producing and selling cabinets to other phonograph companies, Brunswick decided to produce their own phonograph...
    • Edison Amberola 75

    • Circa 1915
    • "Circa 1915 The Edison Amberola was developed to provide competition to the Victor Victrola. Both machines have concealed horns. This particula model plays 4-minute cylinders. It has a moving tone arm and a stationary mandrel which holds the...
    • Victor XXV Circa 1913-1925

    • Circa 1913-1922
    • Referred to as the 'Schoolhouse Victor, this machine was manufactured with a plain cabinet and was designed for use in educational institutions. The lid was removable so it could be turned around and hung backward from the rear of the cabinet when...
    • Chi Epsilon

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    • Members of Chi Epsilon are pictured from left to right beginning on the front row: J. Kent Johnson, Patricia Jones, Marian Snowden, John Farr, Mark A. Turner, John Michael Saines, James Eannon, Mark Malone, Dr. Victor Zitta, Charles S. Jones, and...
    • Victor XXV Circa 1913-1925

    • Circa 1913-1922
    • Referred to as the "Schoolhouse Victor, this machine was manufactured with a plain cabinet and was designed for use in educational institutions. The lid was removable so it could be turned around and hung backward from the rear of the cabinet when...
    • Automatic Electrola

    • Circa 1928-1932
    • The model Nine-Fifty is a combination of the Automatic Electrola and the Radiola Super-Heterodyne. The Radiola Super-Heterodyne operates in conjuction with the power-amplifier unit. The Electrola has a program of approximately one hour's duration,...
    • Ten-sixty-nine

    • Circa 1928
    • "Circa 1927-1928 This Orthophonic record player with record changer is identical to the 10-50 in the victor room except that it has the added feature of an electric amplifier. The advantage of this system is that the volume can be adjusted by...
    • Nipper

    • Circa 1884-1900
    • The brown ears and glass eyes of this dog are characteristic of the earliest dogs made. This particular Nipper stood in the window of the O.K. Houck Piano Co. in Memphis. When "Father of the Blues" W.C. Handy was in good favor with Houck, Handy's...

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