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RCA television sets in 1939

RCA TRK12 receiver with vertically mounted tube. As well as this 12-inch model the range also included nine-inch and five-inch versions. All the receivers were designed by John Vassos (1898-1985), who produced one model in Lucite clear plastic to reveal the inner workings.
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RCA TT5 model (TT for table-top) was the other receiver in the initial range.
Source: RCA

RCA at the 1939 World's Fair


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