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Catalog Number H2012.0060.0004
Object Name Transmitter, Radio
Description Item is a WLNH-Am transmitter tube used at the transmitter site in the years of 1922-192? (according to donor). It is made of a glass tube with wiring inside. The base is a heavy metal with a plate on it which reads, "Western Electric, Made in USA, Vacuum tube socket No. 113-A, Pat, in USA Dec. 23, 1919, Patent Applied For."
Collection WLNH Collection
Material Glass/Metal
Title WLNH-AM transmitter
Latest Date 1929.0
Earliest Date 1919.0
History of Ownership According to donor: Item is a WLNH-Am transmitter tube used at the transmitter site in the years of 1922-192? WLNH-AM was the first transmitter in the state of New Hampshire and the 3rd AM transmitter in the USA. The donor took this transmitter tube out of transmitter building in 1965. (donor was Chief Eng.)
Additional Information 0.0
Search Terms WLNH
Subjects Radio industry
Radio broadcasting
Radio stations
Recorders
Recording industry
Transistors

Transmission lines