Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

RCA

From Graces Guide
June 1955. Test Equipment.

Radio Corporation of America

1919 Public company founded by General Electric Co when it bought the assets of the Marconi Wireless Telegraph Company of America.

1929 RCA purchased the Victor Talking Machine Company, then the world's largest manufacturer of phonographs and phonograph records, and the record company was named RCA Victor.

1930 the U.S. Department of Justice brought antitrust charges against RCA, General Electric and Westinghouse. As a result, GE and Westinghouse gave up their interests in RCA. RCA was allowed to keep its radio factories.

1986 RCA was acquired by the General Electric Co

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