The first and only book containing a comprehensive history of washing machines. Included are over 200 color pictures of washers dating from the early 1800s. A description of the many and varied types of machines along with picture examples is given. Also included are discussions on finding antique washers, restoration, patent descriptions, advertising, safety issues and the companies which manufactured washers.It seems like everyone and his nephew knew how to build a better washer in the early 1900s, and they set about to do it. ... The only companies that have survived from those producing washing machines before 1910 are Dexter and Maytag.
|Title||:||Save Womens Lives|
|Author||:||Lee M. Maxwell|
|Publisher||:||Oldewash - 2003-01-01|