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Singer Portable Electric Sewing Machine

2010.17.1.1A-D (RS195005)

Description

Portable sewing machine, pedal and cord, and carrying case, Singer model 221-1. Black enameled steel machine with painted gold decorative elements, folding work table attachment, removable tray, locking case.

Details

Maker
The Singer Manufacturing Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1950
Inscriptions
"SINGER" (Gold paint)
"The Singer Manufacturing Co." (Gold paint)
"SINGER / SEWING MOTOR / . CAT. 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" (stamped)
"EASY HOUSEKEEPING SHOPS / VACUUM CLEANER & SEWING MACHINE REPAIRS / SO CENTRAL SQUARE CHELMSFORD, MA / CALL 256-1352 OR 935-2704 / 25 - / FREE HOOD (only) 2-3-89" (printed)
"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." (stamped)
Location of origin
New Jersey
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Elizabeth (Union county, New Jersey)
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
Machine, Sewing
sewing machines (equipment)
Dimensions
9 3/4 x 15 x 7 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.17.1.1A-D
GUSN
244633

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