Television, demonstration (OF). 250 line Television demonstration unit complete with camera. Unit on an upright swivel panel, camera on a tri-wheeled stand (SB).

Television, demonstration (OF). 250 line Television demonstration unit complete with camera. Unit on an upright swivel panel, camera on a tri-wheeled stand (SB).

Summary

Object No.

B1124

Physical Description

Television, demonstration (OF). 250 line Television demonstration unit complete with camera. Unit on an upright swivel panel, camera on a tri-wheeled stand (SB).

Production

Notes

Manufactured by Colville Wireless Equipment Co. Pty. Ltd., Sydney

History

Notes

From the 1949 Museum annual report "Gifts were sought for specific purposes and the Trustees acknlwoledge with grateful thanks gifts from the following:-
Mr. E. J. Hallstrom, Sydney, 650 pounds (television).
from the 1950 Museum annual report "Television.-The 250 lines demonstration unit presented by Mr. E.J. Hallstrom of Sydney, was officially opened by the Minister for Education, Mr. R.J. Heffron, MLA., on3rd April 1950. The daily demonstrations have proved to be immensely popular with visitors."

Source

Credit Line

Gift of E J Hallstrom, 1950

Acquisition Date

16 May 1950

Cite this Object

Harvard

Television, demonstration (OF). 250 line Television demonstration unit complete with camera. Unit on an upright swivel panel, camera on a tri-wheeled stand (SB). 2018, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 22 June 2018, <https://ma.as/206914>

Wikipedia

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