Collector's Guide to Antique
Radios, CD-ROM Edition, by Marty and Sue Bunis and George Kaczowka: The
Grigsby-Grunow Company was formed in 1928. The company's radio sales were
extraordinary due to the superiority of their speakers over that of others on
the market. However, the Depression soon caught up with Grigsby-Grunow, and by
1933 the company was bankrupt. The business was re-formed into the Majestic
Radio & Television Corporation which made the Majestic line and General
Household Utilities which made the Grunow line until 1937.
This page includes
collector-donated information and documents. Clicking on an image will
display either a larger image or a .pdf document (you may need to install
Reader to view .pdf documents). Enjoy!
||1930 operating manual for Majestic models 90,
91, 92, 93, 102, and 103. Contributed by Jay Kinnard.
||Log book from Research Laboratories (makers of
the Kleer-Tone device) with call signs, locations, frequencies,
transmitting power, and a handy place to write the dial readings; the Kleer-Tone device used a dial marked 0-100. Contributed by Jay Kinnard.
||Late Twenties' ad prompting you to
buy a Majestic highboy console for Christmas and touting the "Majestic
Theater of the Air," broadcast on CBS radio from 1928-1930.
Contributed by Jay Kinnard.
||Majestic's 90-day warranty. Contributed by Jay
Archives Home |
What's New in the Archives? |
Terms & Conditions |
Master List |
Friends of the Archives
European Radios |
Japanese Radios |
Communications Radios |
Show Us Your Workbench! |
Dime Store Radios
What's it Worth? |
Radio Attic |
We're on FaceBook!
Visit the Radio Attic for
over 1,000 quality radios for sale!
You are visitor number
237 to this page this year.
"Archives" are maintained just for fun by Steve Adams at the Radio
None of the radios in the Archives is for sale!
material or color differences are apparent or suspected in donated photos, I have included
additional photos of certain model numbers. Due to time constraints, I
must rely entirely on the accuracy of information supplied by contributors with
their photographs. As such, no guarantee is made that the model numbers
presented here are correct.
Images may be used
for non-commercial purposes with attribution.
Please do not use, copy, or display these images for any commercial purpose. Thank you.
© 2001, 2018 the Radio Attic