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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. Look like a lineman test set
  2. Love those Corvette, I've had a 1959 and 1992
  3. 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.
  4. Steve, i just picked up a bell paper weigh from Canada the has local & long distance on both sides
  5. Great job on the display, Have you been to the Barb wired Capitol of the world La Crosse, Kansas.
  6. Very colorful
  7. 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...
  8. Covered Bridge Festival is going on this week in Parke County
  9. Check Ebay under 3rd Armored Division, I have seen this book several times in there auctions
  10. Thank you Swampdogg for your very nice comment
  11. 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.
  12. All of the service pin were 10k gold, some where it is marked on the back or the edge.
  13. Beautiful blue color
  14. PhilDMorris, Yes I have seen other book cases by Danner, but not with this style top most are flat. Thanks for the love.
  15. 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.
  16. Nice looking candlestick
  17. I think this fan was manufactured by A.C. Gilbert who made the erector sets?
  18. Great information pw-collector
  19. Thank you purvis
  20. Great piece of history
  21. 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...
  22. I remember visiting the Barbed Wire Capital of the World, in LaCrosse, KS interesting display. Thanks for posting
  23. Bell System started using this Bell Logo from 1939 until 1964.
  24. Thank you again Trey
  25. I like it Trey
  26. Thank you Coopergirl
  27. Do you know what pattern this is?
  28. nittygritty1962, I hope this helped you
  29. Thank you MacDaddyRico for your comment
  30. Thank you Trey
  31. Thank you McCoyNelson that has been my goal to have a museum
  32. Thank you Wandlessfairy
  33. Thank you mcheconi
  34. I had one of these candlesticks back in the 1970's and I was told it was made in Athens, Greece
  35. Nice set of signs
  36. Great looking telephone sign, not common
  37. I bought mine from Sears in 1996, was around 99.00 dollars. still have it on the sun pourch.
  38. Manufactured for the Bell System by American Telecommunication Corp. (ATC) from 1975 to when they changed over to touch call telephones in the 1980's
  39. Usually one star in the center means he had a combat jump. One star on the top of the parachute he is a senior parachutist.
  40. Oroyoroyisthatyourhorse, Fred had a nice smile.
  41. thank you katherinescollections, pre 1967
  42. You see this all the time someone has taken a Stromberg-Carlson candlestick and made a lamp out of it. to bad they drilled a hole through the top of the perch. They do make a nice lamp.
  43. Tell your daughter the wall phone looks great, what a nice restoration.
  44. I still have one of these little oil can, I believe it belonged to my grandfather.
  45. you can add a photo to your original by going to edited, I would like to see the finished project.
  46. Second shoulder patch is The Republic of Korea, Korean 1st Army
  47. Your welcome, I have been collecting old telephones since 1965. Most of the information in Ron's book comes from old telephone manufactures catalogs and long time collectors of antique telephones. Som...
  48. Part of the information comes from the book History and Identification of Old Telephones by Ron & Mary Knappen copyright 1972. I was one of many who contributed photo's and material for this book. Th...
  49. Your Kellogg wall phone was manufactured around 1917 and it sold for $12.25
  50. Contact Phoneco Inc in Galesville, WI, they will have the part your looking for.
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