ca. 1856 - Grover & Baker Sewing machine with portable case; patent model

ca. 1856 - Grover & Baker Sewing machine with portable case; patent model

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Description
Sewing Machine with portable case (wooden). Patent model. Patent # 14,956. Portable case holds a Grover and Baker double chainstitch sewing machine. Serial No. 3012. Patent dates on baster plate.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sewing machine patent model
associated dates
1856 05 27 / 1856 05 27
ID Number
TE.T06137.000
accession number
89797
catalog number
T06137.000
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Sewing Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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