Singer Portable Electric Sewing Machine in original case with accessories

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1950

GUSN

GUSN-224663

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

Descriptive Terms

sewing machines (equipment)
metal
electric wiring
motors
machining
Machine, Sewing

Inscription

"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)

Additional Identification Number

66.1
2010.17
771

People and Organizations

Singer

Vasiliou, Theodore W., Mr.

Maker

The Singer Manufacturing Co. (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore W. Vasiliou

Accession Number

2010.17.1

Places

Maine (United States)
New Jersey (United States)
Elizabethport (Elizabeth, Union county, New Jersey) [neighborhood]