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Details

Object ID 002478

Object Name Mohawk Sign

Object Desc Red, white, and blue, rectangular, metal sign. Used to advertise Mowhawk products.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002203

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Garage Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords sign,advertising,Automotive,Mohawk Rubber Company,tires,


Title Mohawk Sign

Description Red, white, and blue, rectangular, metal sign. Reads: "Mohawk 'quality' tires and tubes."

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 9.5

Length 27.5

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Mohawk Rubber Co.

Maker Details The Mohawk Rubber Company, of Akron, was founded in 1913 by S. S. Miller, Francis Seiberling, J. K. Williams, C. W. MacLaughlin, R. M. Pilmore and F. J. Mishler, with capital stock of $350,000. It took over the plant of the Stein Double Cushion Tire Co., and from an original production of 20 tires a day has built its output to 1500 tires and 2200 inner tubes daily. Sales in 1924 exceeded $3,413,000. In 1925, the officers were S. S. Miller, president and general manager; Franäšis Seiberling, vice president; R. E. Bloch, treasurer; H. H. McCloskey, secretary and comptroller and J. F. Jones, sales manager.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY2203

Description

Conditions

Date JUN 11,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Dylan Kite

Notes Minor scuffs, scratches, and denting.


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