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93/156/1 Refrigerator, commercial, wood/metal, Frigidaire Delco-Light Co, Ohio, United States of America, 1921-1925. Click to enlarge.

Refrigerator

Made
  • c 1910
Refrigerator, commercial, wood/metal, Frigidaire Delco-Light Co, Ohio, USA, 1921-1925

Summary

Object No.

93/156/1

Object Statement

Refrigerator, commercial, wood/metal, Frigidaire Delco-Light Co, Ohio, United States of America, 1921-1925

Physical Description

Refrigerator, commercial, wood/metal, Frigidaire Delco-Light Co, Ohio, USA, 1921-1925

Dimensions

Height

1525 mm

Width

1500 mm

Depth

670 mm

Weight

140 kg

Production

Made

  • c 1910

Notes

In 1921, production of the Frigidaire moved to the Ohio headquarters of General Motors subsidiary Delco-Light. In 1926, Frigidaire split from Delco-Light. Thus this fridge would have been made between 1921 and 1925.

Reference
http://www.libraries.wright.edu/special/collection_guides/guide_files/ms262.pdf

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1993

Acquisition Date

6 May 1993

Cite this Object

Harvard

Refrigerator 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 25 September 2022, <https://ma.as/131284>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/131284 |title=Refrigerator |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=25 September 2022 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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