Showcases the iconic emblem of the pioneering Philco Radio Company, founded in 1926
Celebrates Philco’s innovations, including the first mass-market compact radio in 1937
This design pays tribute to the Philco Radio Company, founded in 1926 as a major force that helped shape the early decades of radio. Philco was known for its quality radios that delivered superior reception and sound. The company achieved rapid success, becoming the country’s number one radio manufacturer by the mid-1930s.In 1937 Philco revolutionized radio design with the introduction of the “Baby Grand” Model 116B, the first mass-market compact tabletop radio. This hugely popular model initiated the trend toward smaller, lower-cost radios. Philco went on to produce other influential radio models incorporating the latest technology like FM tuning and transistor radios. For radio enthusiasts who appreciate groundbreaking vintage technology, this retro logo commemorates Philco’s legacy of innovation. The company’s research developments, manufacturing capabilities, and design influence contributed greatly to bringing radio into millions of American homes during the golden age of the 1930s and 1940s. Relive this transformational era in communication and entertainment with the classic Philco emblem.
A bit more formal than a standard-issue t-shirt, the ultra cotton long sleeve tee is a clear comfort winner. The sleeves also act as a nice frame. There are no side seams. The shoulders are taped for improved durability. This makes for a good fitting around the shoulders and neck. The cotton used for these shirts is environmentally friendly.
.: 100% cotton (fiber content may vary for different colors)
.: Medium fabric (6.0 oz/yd² (203 g/m²))
.: Classic fit
.: Sewn-in label
.: Runs smaller than usual