V. & E. Friedland Maestro

V.&E. Friedland – General Electric Maestro Door Chime with Vibrato Resonance The Friedland-General Electric Maestro door chime plays an eight-note Westminster sequence with a “Vibrato Resonance” feature unique to this chime. The styling is a tasteful later mid-century treatment. The … Continue reading

Friedland York 1985

Friedland York Model Tubular Doorbell Model C963 Circa 1985 This petite Long Bell Door Chime features unusual square bells. This chime was imported from England by General Electric for the US market in a partnership with V. & E. Friedland. … Continue reading

Friedland Door Chime Radio Commercial

Australian Radio Commercial for Friedland Door Chimes 1964 (Chime sound) “Ding-Dong” (Woman singing) Welcome. That’s the cheerful way, the friendly way, to welcome your guests every day, with the happy sound of a Friedland Door Chime. (Chime sound) “Ding-Dong” (Man speaking) Give a … Continue reading

Friedland Warbler T585

Friedland Warbler T585 Circa 1969 This late Mid-Century Door Chime has minimalist style. Friedland’s “Warbler” door chimes take their name from the vocal songbirds. Warbler Chimes sound a repeating tone for the main door. As with typical “ding-dong” doorbells, when the pushbutton is … Continue reading

1957 “Chevrolet” Door Chime

1957 “Chevrolet” Color Door Chime This chime features a striking two-tone color scheme popular on 1950s automobiles. This chime’s paint is a close match for Larkspur Blue found on 1957 Chevrolets including the Corvette. Under the “hood” is an equally interesting repeating chime. … Continue reading