Object ID 002575
Object Name Singer Sewing Machine Instruction Book
Object Desc Paper booklet for Singer Sewing Machine No. 66. Green cover with black text. Interior pages are white with text and illustrations on how to use the machine.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002281
General Category Printed Material
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 7, Shelf 7
Object Date 1920
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords booklets,Singer Manufacturing Co.,sewing machines,sewing,
Title Singer Sewing Machine Instruction Book
Description / Abstract Instruction booklet for Singer Sewing Machine No. 66 with attachments No. 35920 Lock Stitch, for Family Use. Produced by the Singer Manufacturing Co.
Physical Description Small booklet with stapled spine. Green paper cover with black and red text. Front cover has title and Singer logo at lower center. Back cover has trademark and text and center. Interior of cover has text and copyright info "Copyright, U.S.A., 1915 and 1920, by The Singer Manufacutring Co. All rights Reserved for All Countires." On first interior page has writing in blue in at top "This machine was gought August 1927. / 1921 / $62.50/00". Interior pages have illustrations and text instructions for the product. Interior of back cover has table with information on needles. Dimensions: 5 1/2" H x 3 1/2" W
Publisher Singer Manufacturing Co.
Publisher Details In 1851, Issac Merrit Singer and Edward Clark started the I.M. Singer & Co. In 1865 it ws renamed the Singer Manufacuring Company. In 1963, it became the Singer Company. It is based in La Vergne, TN.
Spine / Label
Date JUN 21,2014
Notes Front and back covers are worn and creased. On front cover at lower edge to left of center there is discoloration and accretions on surface. Creases along spine especially around staples. Tear at upper edge to right of left corner. On back cover some discoloration along right 1/2. Horizontal lines in paper are manufacturer error from table on interior side of paper. On interior of cover yellow stain at lower right quadrant. On first interior page the blue ink has bleed and smudged. Interior pages are all discolored and yellowed. Creases throughout on edges and center of pages from use and storage. At very center of booklet, staples are rusted and have stained the pages (removed) - the page on right has a creased upper right corner.
Date JUN 21,2014
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 7 from Room 9 - automatic entry by admin