Dating edison phonographs

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Dating edison phonographs

I am new to this site and just purchased my first Edison last weekend. It is a C with a serial of SM - is there a way to figure out where and when this phonograph was built?

Dating edison phonographs

In the case of the Disc Phonographs, cabinets were manufactured by outside suppliers usually furniture manufacturers spread across the Northeast and into Wisconsin. The empty cabinets were shipped to West Orange where the mechanisms were fitted into them.

Dating edison phonographs

Duringthe C briefly became the best-selling Disc Phonograph in the Edison line. Duringa total of 18, Cs had been assembled. Sales trailed off in and it is believed all production was cleared by You probably know that Edison Disc Phonographs use a permanent diamond stylus and typical 78s cannot be played with it.

Dating edison phonographs

Also, Edison Records cannot be played with an adapter using steel needles. There's a good article on basic operational tips at the Antique Phonograph Society web site: www.

Dating edison phonographs

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Dating edison phonographs

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