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Spiegel Inc. (Continental); Chicago

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Name: Spiegel Inc. (Continental); Chicago    (USA)  
alternative name:
Continental Radio Corp
Brand: Air Castle || Aircastle || Supersonic
Abbreviation: spiegel
Products: Model types
Summary:

May Stern Spiegel, Inc.; 1061-1101 West 25th Street, Chicago, Illinois

Trade names Air Castle, Continental, Supersonic, Lectrolab. 

Founded: 1865
History:

Spiegel Inc.; 1061-1101 West 25th Street, Chicago, Illinois - Trade names Air Castle, Continental, Lectrolab. Supersonic. Continental Radio Corp.: belonged like Air Castle to Spiegel Inc.

Die amerikanische Handelsfirma Spiegel wurde 1865 von Josef Spiegel, Sohn eines deutschen Rabbiners, in Chicago gegründet. Er begrüdete seinen Erfolg haupsächlich durch den Versand- und Kataloghandel, ähnlich wie später in Europa die Firma Quelle.

Die Firma hat derzeit ihren Hauptsitz in New York City und ist mit Schwerpunk Kleidung und Wohnzubehör weltweit aktiv.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  35 Aircastle A31 6A7  The Air Castle A31 is an AC operated 5 tube BC and SW band receiver.  Has Qty(2) p... 
USA  41 Ch= 1061 6SA7GT  Used in several models. 
USA  39 Ch= 1072AE 6A7   
USA  36/37 Ch= 1075B 1C6  6 or 8 inch speaker. Used in several models. 
USA  39 Ch= 1090B 1C6  6 or 8 inch speaker. Used in several models. 
USA  40 Ch= 1091B 1C6  6 or 8 inch speaker. Used in several models. 
USA  40 Ch= 1095B 1C6  6 or 8 inch speaker. Used in several models. 
USA  40 Ch= 1098 6A7  Used in several models. 
USA  39 Ch= 109B 1C6  6 or 8 inch speaker. Used in several models. 
USA  37/38 Ch= 11-S 6A8  Used in several models. 
USA  39 1105 Ch= 220 6D8  farm radio. Sync.vibrator for +B. 
USA  41 Ch= 119B 6D8G  Farm radio. 6 or 8 inch speaker. Riders erroneously made wrong allocations by mixing up ... 

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

Firmenaufschrift von 1938tbn_spiegel_log.jpg
Logo 1945tbn_air_castle_1945.jpg
Firmengruender J. Spiegel 1865tbn_joseph_spiegel_1865.jpg
Geschäftsführer Tom Collinger und Ted Spiegel (rechts) im Jahr 2011tbn_usa_tom_collinger_ted_spiegel_2011.jpg

  
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