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Dictaphone Co.; New York, Mountan View

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Name: Dictaphone Co.; New York, Mountan View    (USA)  
Abbreviation: dictaphone
Products: Model types

Dictaphone Corporation (of New York)
Bridgefort, Connecticut (1924)

Dictaphone Corporation
420 Lexington Ave., New York, NY (1942)
105 Oak Street, Norwood, NJ (1978)

Dictaphone Corporation (A Pitney Bowes Company)
1220 Charleston Road, Mt. View, CA (1983)

Subsidiaries outside of the US:

Dictaphone Corporation Ltd., 204 East Eglinton Ave., Toronto, Canada (1956)
Dictaphone Company Ltd., 17-19 Stratford Place, London W1, England (1956

Scully/Metrotech was a division of Dictaphone.

Founded: 1923
The name "Dictaphone" was trademarked by the Columbia Graphophone Company in 1907.
Dictaphone was spun off into a separate company in 1923 under the leadership of C. King Woodbridge.

This manufacturer was suggested by Wolfgang Scheida.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  25 Dictaphone System 10X Type A Model 10   Dictaphone Corporation, The Dictaphone Model 10, Type A, for recording only; Driven by ... 
USA  22 Shaving Machine 7 S   Machine to planish dictaphone wax cylinders for re-use. 
USA  28 Shaving Machine 10 S   Machine to planish dictaphone wax cylinders for re-use. 
USA  85 2710   Dictaphone Desktop Voice Processor 2710; Made in Japan. 
USA  60 Dictamite Recorder MIL-1-16910   Special cassette 2 x 30 min., mechanical counter, VU-meter, microphone jack (mike acts als... 
USA  55 Ansaphone KH85F   Ansaphone KH85F Telephone Answering Machine; Labeled with Ansafone Corp., maybe another... 
USA  57–59 Dictet Recorder 103800   First tape cassette recorder, speed: 2 1/2 ips. Tape 1/4". Frequency response: 200 to 4000... 
USA  70 Ansafone 540   Dictaphone Ansafone 540; Telephone answering machine, made in Japan. 
USA  70 1240   The Dictaphone model 1240 uses microcassettes MC30; built-in microphone. 
USA  55 Time - Master 6BH6  The recording is an endless belt that uses stylus in groove technology like a phonograp... 
USA  76 Scully 280B    
USA  68 Scully 280   Dictaphone Tape Recorder Model Scully 280. 


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