The Canadian Antique Phonograph Project

Canadian-made phonographs, gramophones and talking machines:
Amphion, Apex Electrophonic (by Compo), Berliner Gram-o-phone, Brant-ola, Brunswick (Brunswick-Balke-Collender), Burrophone, Canadian (Sonograph and Best Phone), Casavant Frères, Cecilian, Chopin, Colonial, Cremonaphone (by Amherst Pianos Ltd.), Curtiss Aeronola, Donalda, Egan Phonograph Company, Francophone (Franco American Clock Co.), Gerhard Heintzman, Gold Medal, Grandola (by Purdy), Gunn-son-ola, Harmonic, Hectrola, Ideal, Imperial, Karn, Knapp, Lindsay, Lyraphone (Lippert Furniture Co.), Mason and Risch, McLagan, Musicphone, Overton, Phonola, Rayola (and Silver Tone, both by the London Phonograph Company), Regal, Ro-Tone-ola, Saunman, Sherlock-Manning, Son-o-phone, Sono-phonic (by P.T. Legare Limitee), Stewart, Sugden, Super-phonic, Symphonola, Vanophone, Virgil (Plaola Piano Company), Canadian Vitaphone, Windsor.

This page is a repository of information on Canadian-made phonographs, gramophones and talking machines or those machines exclusively made available in Canada. If you have any information, please contribute by contacting the:
Canadian Antique Phonograph Society



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Also Sonograph and Best Phone (last update May, '15)

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Manufactured by the Purdy Phonograph Co. (last update Sep 23, '09)

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Also Regal Phonograph Company (last update Jan, '15)

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If you own one of these machines, or are interested in owning one, you should check out the Canadian Antique Phonograph Society

© Keith Wright, August 2008