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A Home Scene; or Mr. Aston's First Evening with Grover & Baker's Celebrated Family Sewing Machine [two instruction manuals], 1859

view A Home Scene; or Mr. Aston's First Evening with Grover & Baker's Celebrated Family Sewing Machine [two instruction manuals], 1859 digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Grover & Baker Sewing Machine Company (New York)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
2 items
Type:
Operating manuals
Manuals
Date:
1859
1850-1860
Summary:
2 editions of an instruction manual for sewing machines, from "Sewing Machines" series, box 1, folder 20. One has date imprint without full company name, the other has the company name but no date.
60.98-156 : Complete title is "A Home Scene / or / Mr. Aston's First Evening / with / Grover & Baker's / Celebrated / Family Sewing Machine; / Containing / Directions for Using, / and a Discussion of / the Relative Merits of Stitches." New York, 1959.
60.174450 : Shortened title; "etc., etc." after "Using". Has complete company name with address, 495 Broadway, New York. Slightly smaller format.
Topic:
Sewing machines
Local number:
AC0060-0001062.tif (AC scan no.)
AC0060-0001063.tif (AC scan no.)
98-156 (OPPS Neg.)
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Sewing Machines series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
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Archives Center - NMAH
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