Textiles & gowns
The commercial room contains a number of interesting technological
items from the 19th and early 20th centuries.
We have a large range of early phonographs, records and cameras
This is part of a large range of typewriters and copying machines
An old telephone exchange with radios
Shown above is an early movie projector that used a carbon
rod arc system requiring great skill to control otherwise
the film would catch on fire.
This room is a must for anybody interested in technological change
over the last century