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Postwar American Television

Television Sales and Repair Facilities

After the war, most radio repair shops expanded to include television. They were usually small, family run businesses. TV sets were sold by these shops and by department stores.

A. C. Radio & Television Co.- Red Bank, NJ Marlboro Radio and Television
Advance Television - Milwaukee Milwaukee Television, Inc.
American Appliance-TV Stores - Milwaukee Miner Electronic Laboratories - Hammond, IN
Baker TV Radio - Placerville, CA Orange Radio & Television Service
Belle Furniture - Campbell, CA P. C. Richard and Son, Brooklyn, NY
Bill's Radio Supply, Conneaut, PA Petruff Radio-Television, Miami
B. G. M. Radio & Television - San Francisco, CA Professional Charges for TV Service
Con's Music & Appliance, Browerville, WI Radio & Television Hospital - Clarksdale, MS
Crittendon's Radio and Television - Chicago Radio Laboratory
Emerson 1951 Dealer Showroom RCA National National Servicemen's Week poster
Hager's Television and Radio Repair Shop, Napa, CA F. W. Stephenson Furniture Company, Mount Pleasant, TX
Hamilton's - Stillwater, OK Wm. J. Stuebing, Glouchester, NJ
Hampton Appliances - Television - New York, 1947 Sunset Appliance Stores, New York
Hanson Television - Leesburg, FL Turks Radio & TV Service - Lishon Falls, ME
Independent dealer - location unknown TV Repair Facility - San Antonio TX (?) ca 1950
LaSalle-Koch Department Store - Toledo Unidentified TV showroom - 1947
Lee Radio & Television - Fremont, NE Wintermute Radio Service Shop - Plainfield, NJ
Mann's Television & Radio - Ossining, NY