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Trade card, buy the Universal Clothes Wringer, Metropolitan Washing Machine Co., New York, New York

EP003.001.008 (RS276652)

Description

The wringer was patented August 1, 1880. The item is a Universal Clothes Wringer Puzzle. A variation on the illustration can be seen by turning it over and holding it up to to light. The product is sold by George Robinson, French's Block, corner Central & Pleasant Streets, Palmer, Massachusetts.

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Details

Collection Name
Trade card albums collection
Collection Code
EP003
Dates
1880s
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustrations ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches
Dimensions
3 1/2x 5 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Anonymous donor 2001.
GUSN
318996
Reference Code
EP003.001.008

Record details

Originator
Donaldson Brothers (Firm)
Metropolitan Washing Machine Co. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
appliances
business (commercial function)
hardware stores
washing machines
Material Type
business cards
Subjects
Laundry
Wringers
Places
New York City (New York state)
Palmer (Hampden County, Massachusetts)

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