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Postwar Broadcasting

After World War Two the image orthicon became the standard, and in the mid 50s the vidicon was developed.
 

Postwar American TV stations
Gallery of postwar broadcast equipment
Database of surviving early cameras

 

More on Postwar Broadcasting
Amateur television broadcasting KSD-TV program schedule - March 1948 RCA remote television vans
Austin Company - TV transmitter facility Other Remote television vans Recording Television
Camera tubes Provideo Coalition articles by Richard Wirth Technical Information
George Fathauer founder of Dage RCA Antenna on the Empire State Building Televising from an airplane
Industrial television cameras RCA broadcast equipment price sheet - 1948 Televising the 1948 London Olympics

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ARI Monoscope Test Pattern Generator

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Dage Industrial Cameras  

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Diamond Power Image Dissector Camera  

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DuMont demodulator

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DuMont Speaker

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Dummy Security Camera

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DuMont TC-100 Vidicon Camera

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Eastman 400 Telecine Projector

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General Electric PC-2

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General Electric PC-4

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General Electric TM-5-A Studio Monitor

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GPL Kinescope Recorder

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Hickok 760 Video Scanner

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Portable Sync Generator

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RCA ITV-1 Industrial Vidicon Camera

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RCA Colorama Flying Spot Scanner

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RCA monitors

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RCA TD-1 Pedestal

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  RCA TJ-48 Van

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RCA TK-1C

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RCA TK-20

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RCA TK-27

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RCA TK-31

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RCA TK-60

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RCA TKP-45

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RCA TP-16

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RCA TP-66

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RCA Transmitter Console

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RCA TT-5A Transmitter

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RCA "TV Eye" Vidicon Camera

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Sarkes Tarzian 3000L Camer

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Smith Videotape Splicer

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Western Electric Monitor