Museum Hours:

Saturday 10-6

Sunday 12-5

Early Television Stations

W2XCD - Passaic, New Jersey

W2XCD was started by radio pioneer Lee DeForest in 1930. It broadcast on 2.0-2.1 mHz using 60 lines and 20 fps. The station broadcast the first full-length feature film, "Police Patrol " (US 1925), which transmitted in six daily episodes on April 6-11, 1931. Lee DeForest was later involved in station W6XAH in Bakersfield, California.

Courtesy of John Pinckney