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Powel Crosley Jr. from Cincinnati, Ohio, pictured with the wireless crystal radio set that he perfected and manufactured, 1938. The stuffed toy dog on his lap was a company mascot known as the 'Crosley Pup.' Powel Crosley, Jr. was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on September 18, 1886. He manufactured radios, cars, refrigerators and other appliances. He purchased the Cincinnati Reds professional baseball team, and is the namesake for Crosley Field. He died March 28, 1961.

Source

Ohio Historical Society SC 2307, AL02677 from the Powel Crosley, Jr. Collection.

Date

7/12/2006 12:54

Author

Works Progress Administration

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