Who invented the Victrola?

Answer According to the Johnson Victrola Museum, the Victrola was invented by Eldridge Reeves Johnson of Delaware. The Victrola design was patented in 1906 and Victrola is not a generic term for phonograp... Read More »

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When was the victrola invented?

The Victrola was invented in 1906 by Eldridge R. Johnson and his co-workers at the Victor Talking Machine Co. It differed from previous gramophones by placing the amplifying horn and turntable with... Read More »

What is an antique RCA Victrola worth?

The worth of an antique RCA Victrola depends on its model, serial number and finish. A qualified appraiser must also evaluate the product in person. There is no exact price guide because many varia... Read More »

Who invented invented the vacuum cleaner?

The first upright vacuum cleaner was invented by a janitor in Canton, Ohio- James Spangler in 1907. On June 2, 1908, he received US Patent Number 889,823 for a Carpet Sweeper and Cleaner.

Who invented the bullet train and when was it invented?

Japan's "Bullet Train" was developed by Dr. Hideo Shima (1901 - 1998). Dr. Shima began investigations in 1948 and in 1958 it was decided to go ahead with a new line which followed the Tokaido road... Read More »