Vaccination Policy

All visitors ages 12 and older must show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19. Visitors ages 5–11 must show proof of one dose. Read more >

Portable radio

Object Number: 
ca. 1940
Plastic, metal, leather
Overall: 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 9.5 x 7 x 3.2 cm )
Macy's portable radio
Gallery Label: 
This item was owned by Esther Nachman (1902-1998), the material great-aunt of the donor. Esther was born in Greece, grew up on the Lower East Side, and spent much of her adult life living in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Arlene Schulman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group