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9 edition of A. Atwater Kent found in the catalog.

A. Atwater Kent

the man, the manufacturer, and his radios

by Ralph Williams

  • 145 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Sonoran Pub. in Chandler, Ariz .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Kent, Atwater, 1873-1949,
    • Atwater Kent Manufacturing Company (Philadelphia, Pa.),
    • Electric engineers -- United States -- Biography,
    • Radios -- Receivers and reception -- History,
    • Vacuum-tube circuits -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRalph Williams, John P. Wolkonowicz ; edited by Donald O. Patterson.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsWolkonowicz, John P., Patterson, Donald O., 1940-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTK6545.A88 W55 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3562911M
      ISBN 10188660617X
      LC Control Number2002030863
      OCLC/WorldCa50623244

      Atwater Kent factory, [Philadelphia, Pa.] Created / Published [between and ]. Atwater Kent and Pooley Cabinets. Pooley started making radio cabinets in These were the first exclusively designed cabinets of the radio Industry, according to the company. Of course, we all know that in the s and early s Pooley and Atwater Kent teamed up to make some very interesting radio cabinet designs.

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A. Atwater Kent by Ralph Williams Download PDF EPUB FB2

I collect Atwater Kent Radios and this give me some history of the radio and the people who owned the company. I have knew for quite some time that the family had a summer place that was hit by the big fire in I believeso they had roots here in Maine, also someone said that they still have a place in Bar Harbor today, that is why I got the book/5(11).

Arthur Atwater Kent Sr. (December 3, – March 4, ) was an American inventor and prominent radio manufacturer based in Philadelphia. Inhe patented the modern form of the automobile ignition coil. Biography. Arthur Kent was born on December 3,in Burlington Born: December 3,Burlington, Vermont.

ATWATER KENT combines an article written by John Wolkonowicz in for the WPI Journal and a series written by Ralph Williams the same year for Radio Age magazine into A. Atwater Kent book book, with some additional comments and photos by editor Don Patterson.

The book also showed several pictures of installations of the Atwater Kent radios. Below are two such pictures from the book showing the Model 30 and the Model L horn loudspeaker. Below is a page from the book showing the location of the tubes and controls for the Model This picture shows the earlier model of the Model A.

Atwater Kent, Jr., a yachtsman and son of the radio pioneer, died Saturday at St. Mary's Hospital in West Palm Beach, Fla. He was Born on Pine Street in Philadelphia, Kent left high school to work at the Atwater Kent Manufacturing Co.

on Wissahickon Avenue, which his father, A. Atwater Kent Burial: Old Saint David Church Cemetery. It again offered the same Reinhard-built Atwater Kent Single Circuit Receiver as in the Call Book, but ALSO advertised six different complete Atwater Kent manufactured breadboard radios with wooden boards.

These were Atwater Kent's No. ,and models. Antique Atwater Kent Radio Beutiful Metal Case Tube Radio Rare Atwater Kent. $ +$ shipping. Make Offer - Antique Atwater Kent Radio Beutiful Metal Case Tube Radio Rare Atwater Kent. ATWATER KENT - TOMBSTONE Art Deco TUBE RADIO.

A. Atwater Kent, Jr., a yachtsman and son of the radio pioneer, died Saturday at St. Mary's Hospital in West Palm Beach, Fla. He was Born on Pine Street in Philadelphia, Kent left high school to work at the Atwater Kent Manufacturing Co. on Wissahickon Avenue, which his father, A.

Atwater Kent Sr., had founded. Atwater Manor was purchased by Robert Atwater early in the reign of Henry VIII and it was in the possession of his descendants through Robert’s daughter for several centuries.

Inin the year of the writing of Atwater’s History, Royton Manor was somewhat of a tourist attraction in Kent, attracting numbers of descendants. What happened to Atwater Kent anyway. In the 20's and 30's the Atwater Kent name was virtually synonymous with radios.

Millions of radios were produced during this period bearing the Atwater Kent name. The depression put a heavy damper on radio sales: Even an inexpensive radio represented a very significant investment to the working (or non-working) man and the higher-end Atwater Kent radios.

Atwater Kent Radio Instruction Book for Models 55 and 60 Volts - 60 Cycles A. Atwater Kent Manufacturing Company Published by Atwater Kent Manufacturing Co., Philadelphia, PA ().

A. Atwater Kent Jr., son of the radio manufacturer, died of leukemia April 16 at St. Mary's Hospital in West Palm Beach, Fla.

He was 79 years old and lived in. In all appearances, Atwater Kent's Duplex was actually a Model 5 with a tuning condenser mounted in the center. The Duplex sold for $68 in$13 more than the Model 5. If you added $ each for the five Type A tubes needed, you broke the $ mark -- more than seven weeks' pay for the average working man of the day.

I highly recommend this book by Ralph O. Williams. He was the foremost expert on A. Atwater Kent and his radios.

Before his death in Ralph was a contributing advisor to this web site. This book is published by the Antique Wireless Association and is known officially as. Get this from a library. Atwater Kent radio instruction book. [Atwater Kent Manufacturing Company (Philadelphia, Pa.)]. Atwater Kent Model 35 & Model L Horn Loudspeaker This is a 6-tube battery-powered set made by Atwater Kent Radio of Philadelphia, PA.

Shown with the radio is a Model L loudspeaker. This arrangement is the classic antique radio seen in many old movies and. I am a fan of Atwater Kent and his radios. As a collector, I own several of his radios and found this book gave a different side of Mr.

Kent. A worthwhile read. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Kent. out of 5 stars Really terrific short read about a great American s: 4.

Atwater Kent Console. A lovely petite console radio with great Deco detail. On the front it has intricate inlay that sets off beautifully book-ended veneers in several different woods.

The sound is just wonderful from its six tubes and a large 12" speaker. Manufactured in 37"H x 22"W 11"D. $ The Atwater Kent Hour (aka The Atwater Kent Radio Hour) was a top-rated radio concert music program heard on NBC and CBS from October 4,to Decemwith stars of the Metropolitan Opera often making appearances.

Classical music was performed by a large symphony orchestra under the direction of Josef o Frances Alda was often the featured. Atwater Kent III is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Atwater Kent III and others you may know.

Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected. ATWATER KENT AUDIO TRANSFORMER REPLACEMENT. Have you ever needed to replace an audio transformer in an early Atwater Kent radio? Were you frustrated when you could not find a replacement that would fit in the original can?

Don't give up, there is a solution to your problem! A fellow radio restorer came up with a brilliant idea to solve this.Atwater Kent at test table, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania] factory 1 negative: glass ; 5 x 7 in.

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