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Modern home laundering, a book of practical information based on tested methods, Lever Brothers Co., New York

EP001.12.012.003.032 (RS620)

Description

The item provides practical tips for washing clothes and other household fabrics. The front and back covers are advertisements for Sears appliances. The cover text reads: "It's a honey for our money. No work-no worry washday over in a hurry, Kenmore Washers and Ironers, Sears Roebuck and Co." The back cover advertises a refrigerator and cooking stove carried by Sears. Kenmore electric ironers are advertised on pages 20 and 21 of the publication. The foreword on page 3 is signed "American Washer and Ironer Manufacturers' Association."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1939
Physical Description
1 book : 41 pages ; 9 x 6 inches
Dimensions
9x 6(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000620
AccessID: 854
Other identifier: HNEDID-000620
GUSN
198623
Reference Code
EP001.12.012.003.032

Record details

Originator
Lever Brothers Company (Publisher)
Sears, Roebuck and Company (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
appliances
business (commercial function)
irons (tools)
washing (cleaning)
washing machines
Material Type
advertisements
books
Subjects
laundry
Places
New York City (New York state)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Household: Kitchens, appliances, and cookware
Related Items
Test Object

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