Prototype cassette player for World Book Encyclopedia Talking Book

Player, Audiocassette

Accession Number: 1992.29

Description: Prototype playback unit for World Book Talking Encyclopedia; woodgrain plastic chassis; raised rear speaker with black aluminum grill; track and item number controls on three dials in front, labels are hand applied; cassette deck on top with function buttons and knobs; APH logo in top right of deck; power cord.

Height: 6.375

Width: 9.5

Depth: 12.875

Date Made: 1979

Place of Origin: Louisville, KY

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: APH Collection

Subjects: Assistive technology Encyclopedias Reading devices for the disabled Talking books Tape players Prototypes

Dimension Notes: overall

Made: American Printing House for the Blind

Material: Plastic, aluminum

Updated: 10/22/2018