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Vacuum Cleaner

2008.45.1-.2 (RS203676)

Description

Large iron vacuum cleaner with large cylindrical tank, waste bucket and motor on a carriage with four large iron and rubber wheels.

Details

Maker
American Radiator Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1907
Inscriptions
"ARCO WAND / VACUUM CLEANER / AMERICAN RADIATOR COMPANY / CHICAGO, IL / LICENSED UNDER / KENNEY PATENT / NUMBER 847947 / MARCH 19TH / 1907 / OIL ONCE EACH MONTH / MOTOR TWO PLACES / PUMP THREE PLACES" (Painted)
Location of origin
Chicago, IL, Chicago, IL (origin); Salem, MA, Salem, MA (use)
Associated Building
Original To 278 Lafayette Street.
Material
metal
rubber (material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E; Housekeeping Equipment
Descriptive terms
buckets (vessels)
Cleaner, Vacuum
metal
rubber (material)
vacuum cleaners
People and organizations
Devine, Mary A.
Dimensions
49 x 44 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.45.1-.2
Credit Line
Estate of Marie Plamondon
GUSN
103723

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