Carltone Longbell Door Chime

Carltone Longbell Door Chime This longbell door chime from the Carlton Manufacturing Company features a distinctive catalin plastic cover and a painted steel crown. It shares many design elements with the Carltone Resonator and was indeed simultaneously filed for patent. … Continue reading

Carltone Single Note Resonator Door Chime

Carltone Single Note Resonator Door Chime with Catalin Shield This door chime was manufactured by the Carlton Manufacturing Company of Manchester, Connecticut and is most likely a design by Carlton L. McMullen of Hartford, Connecticut. This chime has a unique … Continue reading

Carltone Catalin Resonator Door Chime

Carltone Resonator Door Chime with Catalin Cover This door chime was manufactured by the Carlton Manufacturing Company of Manchester, Connecticut. Carltone was almost certainly named for Carlton L. McMullen of Hartford, Connecticut who was granted a United States Design Patent … Continue reading

Faraday President

Faraday President A patriotic theme was common to many door chimes of the 1940s and early 1950s. This Faraday President model proudly displays a brass eagle in the center of the cover. The Ambassador is a sister model without the … Continue reading