Theft Warning Auto Lock

Theft Warning Auto Lock

Description
The Theft Warning Auto-Lock Corporation manufactured this locking device during the early 1920s. The lock attaches to the wheel of an automobile, sounding an alarm if the wheel moves and preventing the full rotation of the tire.
Object Name
wheel lock
date made
ca 1915
ID Number
1979.0687.04
accession number
1979.0687
catalog number
1979.0687.04
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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