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Stewart, T. F., & Co. Ltd. (Vox Humana); Sydney

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Name: Stewart, T. F., & Co. Ltd. (Vox Humana); Sydney    (AUS)  
Abbreviation: stewartaus
Products: Model types
Summary:

T.F. Stewart & Co. Ltd.
231 Clarence Street, Sydney, NSW.

T.F. Stewart & Co. Ltd., manufactured radios using the "Vox Humana" brand.[1]

Founded: 1930
Production: 1931 - 1934
History:

The company was registered on March 6, 1930 with T.F. Stewart as Managing Director.[2]

The company advertised that they manufactured radios in 1932. They sold white good in 1936 and went on to be electrical wholesalers in the 1940’s and 50’s [3][4]

[1]The Labor Daily (NSW) Sep 9, 1932, Page 12.
[2] Daily Commercial News and Shipping List (NSW) Mar 19, 1930, Page 7.
[3] The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW) Dec 19, 1936, Page 11.
[4] The Daily Telegraph (NSW) Jan 20, 1941, Page 3.

This manufacturer was suggested by Stuart Irwin.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
AUS  32 Standard Four 235   
AUS  32 Vox Humana Modernistic Six 235  Art Deco cabinet. 
AUS  32 Vox Humana Modernistic Four 235  Art Deco cabinet. 
AUS  32 Vox Humana Six 235   
AUS  32 Vox Humana Modernistic Five 235  Art Deco cabinet. 
AUS  32 Vox Humana Special Six 235   
AUS  32 Vox Humana Five 235   

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Further details for this manufacturer by the members (rmfiorg):

[1] Vox Humana radio advert 1932. The Labor Daily ( NSW) Fri 9 Sep 1932 Page 12tbn_aus_stewartaus_the_labor_daily_nsw_fri_9_sep_1932_page_12.jpg
[2] The Company was registered in March 1930. Daily Commercial News and Shipping List (NSW) Mar 19, 1930 Page 7tbn_aus_stewartaus_daily_commercial_news_and_shipping_list_nsw_mar_19_1930_page_7.jpg
[3] The company sold white good in 1936. The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW) Dec 19, 1936, Page 11.tbn_aus_stewartaus_3_the_daily_telegraph_nsw_dec_18_1936_page_5.jpg
[4] The company became electrical wholesalers. The Daily Telegraph (NSW) Jan 20, 1941, Page 3.tbn_aus_stewartaus_4_the_daily_telegraph_nsw_jan_20_1941_page_3.jpg

  
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