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Recent activity97705 of 103311E. Charlton Fortune, "Late Afternoon, Monterey," 1920.Does anyone know anything about this watch???
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Posted 3 years ago

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I understand that this is a hotel call box from about 1900. I am looking for any info or anyone who knows something about it in background or value, Thanks.

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  1. ttomtucker ttomtucker, 3 years ago
    Your hotel call box is known as a annuciator. It is more then likely manufactured by The Electric Goods Co. Based in Boston around 1904. EGM Co. produced most annuciators for hotels, large private homes. the value is around $75.00 to 150.00
  2. DG0001, 3 years ago
    Thank you so much for the info. I am amazed at the familiarity with the piece. At the very top and behind the glass is inscribed ( as the room identifiers are) - Robert Scott Engineering and Construction Co. Phila - Thank you
  3. ttomtucker ttomtucker, 3 years ago
    Robert Scott Engineering and Const. Co was the company who engineered and installed the aunuciator for the hotel.

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