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Singer Portable Electric Sewing Machine in original case with accessories

2010.17.1 (RS195004)

Description

Singer Portable Electric Sewing Machine 221-1 for Family Use. In original case with original accessories [machine feet, bobbins, tools, thread, etc] and instruction books.

Details

Maker
The Singer Manufacturing Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1950
Inscriptions
"SINGER" (Painted)
"The Singer Manufacturing Co." (painted)
"SINGER/SEWING MOTOR/.CST. 3-120/110-120 VOLTS/0.4 AMP/25-75 CYCLES/A.C. & D.C./THE SINGER MFG. CO./ELIZABETHPORT, N.J./MADE IN U.S.A./678-3" (Engraved)
"EASY HOUSEKEEPING SHOPS/VACUUM CLEANER & SEWING MACHINE REPAIRS/50 CENTAL SQUARE CHELMSFORD, MA/CALL 256-1352 OR 935-2704" [25-/FREE HOOD (ONLY) 2-3-89] (Bracketed text handwritten on label.)
"SINGER/SEWING MOTOR CONTROLLER/VOLTS 95-145/AMP./0.7/PART NO. 194584/THE SINGER MFG. CO./ELIZABETHPORT,/NEW JERSEY/SIMANCO/MADE IN U.S.A." (Engraved)
Material
electric wiring
metal
motors
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Elizabethport (Elizabeth, Union county, New Jersey) [neighborhood]
Maine (United States)
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
electric wiring
Machine, Sewing
machining
metal
motors
sewing machines (equipment)
People and organizations
Singer
Vasiliou, Theodore W., Mr.
Accession Number
2010.17.1
Credit Line
Gift of Theodore W. Vasiliou
GUSN
224663

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