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Kettle

Description

Large aluminum kettle w/ cover; black wooden knob on cover.

Details

Maker
Great Northern Manufacturing Co. (Maker)
Date
1920-1950
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on bottom: ""GREAT NORTHERN/ MANUFACTURING COMPANY/ QUALITY BRAND/ GUARANTEED/ PURE ALUMINUM/ CHICAGO""
Location of origin
Chicago, IL, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
aluminum (metal)
machine-made
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Illinois (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aluminum
aluminum (metal)
cookware
KETTLE
kettles (vessels)
Machine Made
machine-made
Dimensions
12.25 (H), 10.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1165AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19052

Comments

Kettle -- Great Northern Manufacturing Company #

AvatarPosted by Jon Thrasher on August 24, 2016
According to Illinois Office of the Secretary of State, Great Northern Mfg Co changed its name to Standard Talking Machine Co as of 2-15-1913. If true, the "1920-1950" listing for the "kettle" might not be accurate.