Alarm Clock

Description:

Westclox “Moonbeam” plastic table clock with a blinking light set off by the alarm. The form was introduced in 1948. The donors, Rosalyn and Jack Gannon (1936-2022), were deaf educators.

Maker: Westclox

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

Subject: Disabilities

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Credit Line: Gift of Jack and Rosalyn Gannon.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2003.0341.01Accession Number: 2003.0341Catalog Number: 2003.0341.01

Object Name: Alarm clock

Measurements: overall: 12.3 cm x 16.51 cm x 6 cm; 4 13/16 in x 6 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-9488-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1220071

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