Text Box: VINTAGE MINIATURE BINOCULARS

 

  GERMAN ORIGINS #1

- GERMAN ORIGINS #2

- GERMAN ORIGINS #3

- GERMAN ORIGINS #4

- GERMAN ORIGINS #5

- GERMAN ORIGINS #6

- JAPANESE ORIGINS #1

- JAPANESE ORIGINS #2

- JAPANESE ORIGINS #3

- JAPANESE ORIGINS #4

- JAPANESE ORIGINS #5

- JAPANESE ORIGINS #6

- JAPANESE ORIGINS #7

- INTRODUCTION #1

- INTRODUCTION #2

- DISTRIBUTION #1

- DISTRIBUTION #2

- DISTRIBUTION #3

- DISTRIBUTION #4

- DISTRIBUTION #5

- DISTRIBUTION #6

- DISTRIBUTION #7

- DISTRIBUTION #8

- DISTRIBUTION #9

- FUN ANALYZING BRANDS #1

- FUN ANALYZING BRANDS #2

- FUN ANALYZING BRANDS #3

- FUN ANALYZING BRANDS #4

- BINOCULARS BY BRAND A-B

- BINOCULARS BY BRAND C-G

- BINOCULARS BY BRAND H-M

- BINOCULARS BY BRAND N-Q

- BINOCULARS BY BRAND R-S

- BINOCULARS BY BRAND T-Z

- PHOTO GALLERY #1

- PHOTO GALLERY #2

- PHOTO GALLERY #3

- PHOTO GALLERY #4

- PHOTO GALLERY #5

- PHOTO GALLERY #6

- PHOTO GALLERY #7

- PHOTO GALLERY #8

- PHOTO GALLERY #9

- PHOTO GALLERY # 10

- PHOTO GALLERY # 11

- VINTAGE ADVERTISING #1

- VINTAGE ADVERTISING #2

- VINTAGE ADVERTISING #3

- VINTAGE ADVERTISING #4

- VINTAGE ADVERTISING #5

- VINTAGE ADVERTISING #6

- VINTAGE ADVERTISING #7

- VINTAGE ADVERTISING #8

- ORIGINAL BOXES #1

- ORIGINAL BOXES #2

- CAN YOU REPAIR THESE?

- REPAIR SEIZED OCULARS IF

- COLLIMATE AND REPAIR CF

- MORE REPAIRS #1

- MORE REPAIRS #2

- MORE REPAIRS #3

- IDENTIFY THIS

- SWAP SHOP & MISC

- MISC #1

- MISC #2

- BIG & SMALL #1

- BIG & SMALL #2

- BIG & SMALL #3

- BIG & SMALL #4

- BIG & SMALL #5

- BIG & SMALL #6

- BIG & SMALL #7

- BIG & SMALL #8

- OTHER BINOCULARS #1 /Military

- OTHER BINOCULARS #2 /Military

- OTHER BINOCULARS #3 /Military

- OTHER BINOCULARS #4 /Military

- OTHER BINOCULARS #5 /Military

- OTHER BINOCULARS #6 /Military

- OTHER BINOCULARS #7 /Military

- OTHER BINOCULARS #8 /Military

- OTHER BINOCULARS #9 /Military

- OTHER BINOCULARS #10

- OTHER BINOCULARS #11

- OTHER BINOCULARS #12

- OTHER BINOCULARS #13

- OTHER BINOCULARS #14

- OTHER BINOCULARS #15

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #01

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #02

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #03

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #04

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #05

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #06

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #07

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #08

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #09

- BINOCULAR CATALOGS #10

- DATA BINOCULARS BRANDS

- INDEX #1 (A-L)

- INDEX #2 (M-Z)

- JB JE MFGR. CODE LIST

- TRADEMARKED LOGOS

Japanese External Reverse Porro Prism Binoculars. VIRTUAL MUSEUM

STANLEY OPTICAL CO . 574 5th Av NTC USA & 30 W. Washington St.Chicago Il., USA. 1951 Advertisement Reseller. Brands: unknown. (note 20% war tax)

LEMAR SCIENTIFIC CORP . 3412 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago Illinois,  USA

1952 Advertisement, Reseller. Brands: unknown  (note 20% war tax)

UNITED BINOCULAR CO 9043 S. Western, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Importer, stor & mail order retailer. 1954 local area advertisement for retail store. Brands: UNITED binoculars, YOSHIDA binoculars.

MARSHUTZ 418 West 6th St Los Angeles California USA. 1949 Optical retailer Brands: Unknown

UNITED BINOCULAR CO Western Ave, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Importer, mail order retailer. 1952 Advertisement.Brands: UNITED binoculars , YOSHIDA binoculars.

UNITED BINOCULAR CO  Importer, mail order retailer. 1953 Ad.  Brands: UNITED , YOSHIDA binoculars. “TITAN MIDGET” in this ad

GEORGE MAYERLE OPTICAL CO.   960 Market St San Francisco, Ca. USA. 1922 Advertisement, Importer, distributor.  Brands: FATA MORGANA binoculars.

AMERICAN THERMOWARE CO

1972 Advertisement, Importer, mail order retailer. Brand: ATCO binoculars.

MANON Box 1386 Huntington Beach, Ca. USA. Importer, distributor, mail order. 1968   magazine Advertisement Brand: MANON

MANON 1972-1973 magazine advertisement, many magazines Brand: MANON

MIURA TRADING CO LTD ., aka MIURA SHOIJI KK , Marunouchi building,

Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, (Japan) was an exporter and trading co, was founded 1946, and was the holder of 1964 US trademark for MANON , and used the brands MANON and SHRINE. Collection of Mark Ohno.

Marunouchi building

For 1950’s Japanese advertisements, particularly for Nippon Kogaku, also see the section.   JAPANESE ORIGINS #2

ODEHNAL 680 Brandywine, Washington, DC

1971 magazine ad

Early United 6x15 Binoculars

Fata Morgana Binoculars

Manon 7x15 binoculars

UNITED PRODUCTS C0, 7941 S Halsted, Chicago Il. USA. Importer and mail order retailer . 1949 magazine advertisement. From 1946 United Products was advertising Swiss watches, and in 1947 were advertising war surplus US, UK & German binoculars, and around 1949 Japanese binoculars. From around March 1950 they were selling as UNITED BINOCULAR CO. (see below).

UNITED BINCOULAR CO , 7941 S Halsted, Chicago Il, USA. Importer and mail order retailer. March 1950 magazine advertisement.  Brand: UNITED binoculars

Atco 7x18 binoculars

SEARS ROEBUCK USA. 1952 Christmas Catalog. Retailer. Brand ( AoCo/ASAHI ) 6x15 Tower Jr binoculars

SEARS ROEBUCK USA. 1956 Christmas Catalog, retailer, advertisement for 6x15 binoculars. Brand: Unknown

CORNELL UNIVERSITY CAMPUS STORES at Barnes Hall, Ithaca, NY, USA. Retailer. Nov 1969 newspaper ad. Brand: BUSHNELL binoculars.

Bushnell 6x15 binoculars

AOCo Tower 6x15 binoculars

United 6x15 binoculars

  CHARLES FRANK LTD ., 145 Queen St., Glasgow,

  Scotland. Importer, distributor, retail chain.  Brand:

  FRANK NIPOLE binoculars. Collection of Mark Ohno.

Frank Nipole 12x50 Binoculars

Frank Nipole 12x50 binoculars