Vacuum Cleaner

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1907

GUSN

GUSN-103723

Description

Large iron vacuum cleaner with large cylindrical tank, waste bucket and motor on a carriage with four large iron and rubber wheels.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vacuum cleaners
buckets (vessels)
metal
rubber (material)
Cleaner, Vacuum
Cleaner, Vacuum

Inscription

"ARCO WAND / VACUUM CLEANER / AMERICAN RADIATOR COMPANY / CHICAGO, IL / LICENSED UNDER / KENNEY PATENT / NUMBER 847947 / MARCH 19TH / 1907 / OIL ONCE EACH MONTH / MOTOR TWO PLACES / PUMP THREE PLACES" (Painted)

Associated Building

Original To 278 Lafayette Street,

Additional Identification Number

3451

Maker

American Radiator Company (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Chicago, IL, Chicago, IL (origin); Salem, MA, Salem, MA (use)

Object Type

Maintenance T&E; Housekeeping Equipment

Dimensions

49 x 44 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Marie Plamondon

Accession Number

2008.45.1-.2