Please contact me
if you have ANY interesting
unusual phones for sale or trade.
Here are some areas I'm currently collecting.
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Any Western Electric 500 phone or
parts dated in 1949 or thru June 1950.
Detailed photos also welcome.
Western Electric Data Set 103G
Data phone with card reader
Field Trial Sets
just about any Western Electric set with a 5-digit F- or D- code on the
Wall Set F-52937
Dial In Handset F-52578
Teleconcepts, Inc. Phones
Interesting and unusual "modern art" sets in lucite or wood.
Executive (Multi Line)
Mark II Wall
Western Electric 300 Series Rotary
332 or 334 Receiver volume control (hookswitch knob has 3 positions)
412 Secretarial keyset
461 or 465 keyset with exclusion key
500 Series Rotary Phones
(Also the similar 1500 and 2500 TouchTone sets)
Model numbers are usually clearly marked on the bottom plate in ink.
Any 500 model in the
-52 Gray (Dark Gray, Oxford Gray)
-54 Brown (Mahogany Brown)
511X (with voice coupler)
513B (Data-Phone keyset with lamp)
516B ("make-busy" turnkey and indicator lamp)
522 (elevator phone)
529 (No network, 12 conductor cord)
533 (Party line w/ receiver amplification)
535 (receiver amplification and push to listen button)
556 (party line wall set)
557 (wall set for long loop)
559 (party line wall set for long loop)
593 (wall, no ringer, no Bell System markings)
596 (COPAN military set)
565L keyset with turnswitch in rightmost position (exclusion key)
Any WE 1500-series phone (10-button touchtone pad), particularly Call
Directors, Card Dialers and variations
(marked other than 1500D).
WE 1554 (wall set) in ivory (not beige or faded white).
WE 712BC Princess,
WE Princess phones with message waiting lights
WE 1702B Princess (10-button tone dial) in black or ivory
WE Trimline cords with message waiting light (H5AD)
ITT Trendline with message waiting lamp on the back of the handset
WE trimline handset with amplifier (2226A handset, volume control above
WE175x panel phone (with 10-button dial)
WE x75x panel phone with keyset
Any WE Autovon set, Call Director, Card Dialer
Any Dataset -- rotary or TouchTone
Unusual PBX consoles
63D Faceplate for this Comkey 416 set with HFAI (Model 983A) - any
Mini-Princess in pink, with handle marked
BELL SYSTEM EXHIBIT
SEATTLE WORLD'S FAIR
(about 4" long)
WE #1, #2
WE E5, F6, G12, G36, G66
WE BSPs (Old and New Numbering)
especially numbers C46.102 - C54.115, and
Divisions 500 - 520 (Station Sets, Consoles, Key Systems, Apparatus)
Color catalogs or brochures covering the Design Line series or
such as the B-1 or B-2
with distinctive handset such as this:
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favorite phones to:
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