History - Other Brands
Below is list of chime
makers that I have found, with whatever scant info I have.
Located in Alhambra CA, Greater LosAngeles
American Art Metal Works
San Francisco, CA
Product label reads: Carltone Door Chimes & Signals
Venerable maker of all sorts of percussion bell insturuments from xylophones and marimbas to grand tower chimes. Dabled in doorbells which are extermely rare.
Dura Steel Products Co.
2421 E Eighth Street
Los Angeles, CA
Faraday / Stanley & Patterson
Faraday was a well known maker of alarm bells and dabbled in musical chimes.
It seems that Stanley & Patterson marketed a broad catalog of electical items and added their mark to many products including Faraday products.
Sears house brand for various OEM chimes, often Rittenhouse
Harmony Manufacturing Company
730 North Fairfax Avenue
Ironcore Transformers Pty, LTD.
Maker of doorbells under the brandname Fiesta
Mell-O-Chime & Signal Corp
119 S Jefferson Street
Chicago 6 Illinois
Mello-Chime & Signal
New York, New York
Metro-Chime & Signal Co., Inc.
New York, N.Y
Presto Electric Company
Union City, NJ
Pryne & Company, Inc
Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York
Chimes made under the Pryanco brand. Better known as a supplier
of exhaust fans. Absorbed by Rittenhouse in 1957
Schwarze Electric Company
Known as a supplier of automotive accessories, especially electric
horns and wipers. References found from the 1920's thru WW2 era.
Possibly a sub brand or perhaps a licensee of Rittenhouse for low