Talking Book Phonograph Headphones


Accession Number: 1992.6.2

Description: Folding stereo headphones; black cotton wrapped steel head strap, nickel hardware, swivel-mounted black rubber ear pieces; black cotton-insulated wire leading to pair of nickel plated jacks; cast into earpieces, "TRIMM RADIO MFG. CO./CHICAGO, U.S.A."

Height: 7.5

Width: 7

Depth: 2.375

Date Made: ca. 1937

Maker: Trimm Radio Manufacturing Company

Place of Origin: Chicago, IL

Credit Line: Gift of Alvin Roberts, 1992.6.

Subjects: Assistive technology Reading devices for the disabled Talking books Phonograph industry

Dimension Notes: Cord is approx. 52" long.

Made: Trimm Radio Manufacturing Company

Material: Nickel, steel, hard rubber, cotton

Updated: 04/24/2012