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Eastern European sewing equipment collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of six sewing machines, treadle tables, and a scale used in Poland before, during, and after World War II.
Provenance
The collection was acquired by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1990.
Date
after 1916-before 1950
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Singer style treadle sewing machine table of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 1990.78.1

Geography
manufacture: New York (N.Y.)
Date
manufacture:  1920
use:  1920-1945
Singer style treadle sewing machine table of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Treadle sewing machine table of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 1990.78.2 a-b

Date
use:  1930-1945

Pfaff industrial sewing machine with treadle of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 1990.78.3

Geography
manufacture: Germany
Date
manufacture:  1920
use:  approximately 1930-approximately 1945

Treadle sewing machine with painted star of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 1990.78.4

Date
use:  approximately 1930-approximately 1945
use: 
Treadle sewing machine with painted star of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Chain stitch sewing machine of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 1990.78.5 a-b

Geography
manufacture: Dresden (Germany)
Date
manufacture:  approximately 1900-approximately 1939
use:  approximately 1900-1945
Chain stitch sewing machine of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Soviet treadle sewing machine with Singer storage table of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 1990.78.6 a-b

Geography
manufacture: Russia
manufacture: United States
Date
manufacture:  after 1917-1950
use:  approximately 1917-1945
Soviet treadle sewing machine with Singer storage table of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Iron shop store hand scale with two copper trays

Object | Accession Number: 1990.78.7 a-c

Geography
manufacture: Russia
Date
manufacture:  approximately 1900
Iron shop store hand scale with two copper trays

Singer treadle sewing machine table of the type used in Łódź Ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 1990.78.8

Geography
manufacture: United States
Date
use:  approximately 1930-1945
 
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