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ttomtucker

ttomtucker

Port Townsend, WA

Have been collecting antique telephones since 1965, but I like all kinds of antiques and collectables, furniture, lamps, Coca-Cola, military uniforms, advertising.

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John Danner Revolving Book Case - Furniturein Furniture
C.P.O. Club Pearl Harbor, Hawaii Dinner Menu 1952 - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
Red, White, Blue Independent Telephone Sign - Telephonesin Telephones
Early Boat Tail Car - Classic Carsin Classic Cars
Stromberg-Carlson Telephone Mfg. Wall Intercom - Telephonesin Telephones
Mobil Gas Man Stand - Petrolianain Petroliana
Fairmont Creamery Company Sign - Signsin Signs
Wet Cel Battery Jar - Tools and Hardwarein Tools and Hardware
Telephone Operator 10.5 Pound Breast Plate and Harness - Telephonesin Telephones
American Cheese & Coca-Cola - Coca-Colain Coca-Cola

Comments

  1. Thank you for the love Nicefice
  2. Stromberg-Carlson was founded in 1894 in Chicago, ILL. the company moved to Rochester, NY in 1903. Your phone was manufactured around 1902. It has the early lighting arrester . the receiver should b...
  3. I have one of the Western Electric type 327 intercom in my collection. they were used from 1912 to about late 1920's. The 327 were used in hotels and private residence. your has 8 locations that could...
  4. Haener12, I don't have whole lot of information on my dad's foot locker. He had it when he came back from Brisbane, Australia in 1945. I heard it was made by the sailors on his crew from left over ply...
  5. Your Buck cap gun was manufactured by Kilgore of Westerville, Ohio, The company was founded in 1917 at Homestead, PA moved to Westerville in 1919. closed it's doors in 1960.
  6. Thank you lata for the love
  7. commonly called a lineman test set
  8. The pin reminds me of a engineering battalion unit crest
  9. your photo on the left looks like Marine Corps warrant officer rank WO-1 and WO-2
  10. Nice job on restoring, looks like my grandfathers chest
  11. Scott, not sure if it was CO. my guess is they lived in Colorado until 1909 and then moved to Los Angeles, CA. They look fairly young. He was born 1855, she was born 1859
  12. Most of the glass mouth pieces had metal adapter to screw into the transmitter.
  13. Your wall phone was manufactured around 1910, not sure about this glass mouth piece on the phone. does it have treads to screw in or is it glued in?
  14. Great looking pedal car, nice work
  15. Long Distance Telephone Manufacturing Co. was founded in 1905 with there Mfg, plant located in Chicago. They relocated to South Bend, IN in 1907
  16. Does it look like the horse is holding a bomb in his mouth? Air force bomber squadron used flying horses as a motto. just saying
  17. Back then that phone was installed by California Water & Telephone Company, My grandparents had one like yours installed in there home in Sun City, CA
  18. Sorry to hear about Sears it was a great company. I have one 1918 catalog
  19. Nice item, wha'st the story on the lamp next to it?
  20. Nice dialer unit
  21. Look like a lineman test set
  22. Love those Corvette, I've had a 1959 and 1992
  23. When I was stationed Germany 1961, I bought a white 1949 VW Bug from another soldier for $200.00. drove it for two years and sold it to another soldier when I left Germany. Great car.
  24. Steve, i just picked up a bell paper weigh from Canada the has local & long distance on both sides
  25. Great job on the display, Have you been to the Barb wired Capitol of the world La Crosse, Kansas.
  26. Very colorful
  27. Murdock, Nice to hear there still relative out there from Fairmont Creamery Company. My grt, grt grandfather was Wallace Wheeler. His wife became Vice President after Wallace passed away in 1897. Tha...
  28. Covered Bridge Festival is going on this week in Parke County
  29. Check Ebay under 3rd Armored Division, I have seen this book several times in there auctions
  30. Thank you Swampdogg for your very nice comment
  31. Most service pins from Western Electric and Bell System have value. the 30 year pin and up are hard to come by. The highest service pin I have seen is a 45 year.
  32. All of the service pin were 10k gold, some where it is marked on the back or the edge.
  33. Beautiful blue color
  34. PhilDMorris, Yes I have seen other book cases by Danner, but not with this style top most are flat. Thanks for the love.
  35. Each diamond is five years of service, this person work for Southern Bell for forty years. The most I have seen is forty five years. This pin with the Bell Logo was first used in 1969 to 1984.
  36. Nice looking candlestick
  37. I think this fan was manufactured by A.C. Gilbert who made the erector sets?
  38. Great information pw-collector
  39. Thank you purvis
  40. Great piece of history
  41. It looks to be a Western Electric type 317 manufactured around 1916 up to 1930's. the value has dropped on these single box wall phones. selling on Ebay around 75.00 to 125.00. this phone looks in g...
  42. I remember visiting the Barbed Wire Capital of the World, in LaCrosse, KS interesting display. Thanks for posting
  43. Bell System started using this Bell Logo from 1939 until 1964.
  44. Thank you again Trey
  45. I like it Trey
  46. Thank you Coopergirl
  47. Do you know what pattern this is?
  48. nittygritty1962, I hope this helped you
  49. Thank you MacDaddyRico for your comment
  50. Thank you Trey
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