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Kraft, Bates & Spencer Inc.; Boston, Massachusetts

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Name: Kraft, Bates & Spencer Inc.; Boston, Massachusetts    (USA)  
Abbreviation: kraftbates
Products: Model types

The Kraft, Bates & Spencer Inc. company was located at 156 Boylston Street in Boston, Massachusetts. The company was a maker of pianos in the 1920's. The company offered a crystal set probably as a novelty to sell in their stores.
The company was also listed with an address of 593 Harrison Ave. in Boston.

Closed: 1931
Production: - 1931
The Presto News piano trade magazine had the company listed as going out of business in 1931 a victim of the great depression.

This manufacturer was suggested by Alan Larsen.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  23 Crystal Receiver   Kraft, Bates and Spencer Crystal Set. 


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