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    The light running New Home sewing machine
    Creation Date: 1890
    Catalog ID: 2011.114.1
    Call Number: EPH/646.2044/N42L/1890
    [10]page illustrated catalog and price list (15x8.5 cm.) for New Home sewing machines and attachments. Front cover has colored sticker: "light running New Home sewing machine : the best, use no other." Ephemera. Published in 1890.
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    The light running New Home sewing machine : handsome, simple, durable
    Creation Date: 1886
    Catalog ID: 2011.117.1
    Call Number: EPH/646.2044/N42L/1886
    [14] page illustrated catalog and price list (15x8.5 cm.) for New Home sewing machines and attachments. Black and red print on orange-color paper. Ephemera. Published in 1886.
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    [Family rotary sewing machine by White]
    Creation Date: 1925
    Catalog ID: 2015.71.2
    Family rotary sewing machine by White Sewing Machine Company, 1925. Sn # FR 316 9404. Parts include: a) machine; b) instruction book; c) certificate; d-f) bobbin cases; g) box of attachments. Machine has brown oak wood cabinet, rectangular with pair of drawers on either side, extension that is hinged at top and held in place with a wire that is mounted on the back. As extension is pulled up, the machine is raised into place. When it is pulled down, the machine is lowered into place a panel extends down front to hide the machine. Around indented pull areas of drawers is raised design making a rectangle with extended edges. Wrought iron base has double middle support that has at the center a small diamond form where two pieces meet. Tear shaped forms are set on the sides between the front and back legs. Treadle mounted on support at bottom. The machine has a black japanned finish. Numerous decals in gold are affixed to front, sides, on face plate, and on bed. They have a floral design which has green and dark gold color in it. Printed in gold letters on front of arm: White Rotary / U.S.A. Series of patent dates extending from 1900 to 1913 are stamped on the feed plate. Machine folds into compartment in case. The instruction book (6" x 3 3/8") has a tan paper front cover and 32 pages, with instructions and photos of machine. The certificate (7 1/8" x 8 1/4") is printed on one side of an off white sheet of paper. The certificate has a wide orange border and is stamp dated Sep. 21 1925. The three bobbin cases (1" x .313") are made of silver tone metal. No marks. The rectangular box of attachments is made of metal with black japanned finish on exterior and purple paper lining with gold print on interior and has a hinged lid. It is for Greist attachments. Printed in gold lettering on center top of lid: Rotary. A curlicue border is around lid edge. Box contains 16 attachments, one needle and a screw. Many pieces have the name "Greist" stamped on them, along with the patent note or the name of the attachment. A long metal support is attached inside the lid to hold pieces. A shorter one is attached at the back of the case to hold pieces.
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    National conference of juvenile agencies in conjunction with American Prison Congress: Winthrope Hotel, Tacoma, Wash.
    Creation Date: 1927
    Catalog ID: 1999.1.339
    Call Number: EPH/365/N213j/1927
    [2] p.; 17 cm.; Col. ill. wraps
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    At last...a nursing home for the Chinese in Seattle!
    Creation Date: 1986
    Catalog ID: 2003.3.223
    Call Number: EPH-B/979.777241/At1ch/1986
    Poster (43 cm.) announcing nursing home for Chinese in Seattle; red lettering (including Chinese characters) on white. Dated 1986. Edward Nolan Collection. Ephemera
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    [typewriter ribbon box for Burroughs Adding Machine Company]
    Creation Date: ca. 1955
    Catalog ID: 2009.152.76
    Typewriter ribbon box (a: box; b: lid) manufactured in United States by Burroughs Adding Machine Company, Detroit, MI, ca. 1955. Made of metal, round. Box has slight lip at base to hold lid in place. Telescoping lid fits snugly over straight sides of box. Lid slightly domed. Crossed orange and brown lines across lid extend down sides of box. Print in brown.
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    Creation Date: 1923
    Catalog ID: 2014.0.284
    Call Number: EPH/979.778072/V665p/1923
    Single sheet (22x26.5 cm. unfolded) announcing piano concert by Ignacy Pederewski. Overprinted in red with location information (Tacoma Armory), date and ticket prices. Includes portrait of Paderewski and biographical sketch. Published in Camden, NJ in 1923. Ephemera.
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    [adding machine]
    Creation Date: 1930-1940?
    Catalog ID: 1983.48.1
    Gray-green metal with plastic buttons and detachable cord. Electric, nine key. From Monroe Electric Adding Machine company, 1930-1940?
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    [Victrola phonograph]
    Creation Date: 1921
    Catalog ID: C1949.1234X.1
    Victrola phonograph made of mahogany or fruitwood, 1921. Made by Victor Talking Machine Co., Camden, NJ. Top is hinged lid that opens to reveal green felt record platform and chrome record player and needle. Below lid is molding with keyhole for locking lid. Below lock are two small doors that open to reveal four diagonal shelves. Doors have knobs. Another keyhole follows and below it are another set of doors with knobs. These doors are larger and reveal one large shelf and four smaller ones. Four carved posts and legs that terminate in castors and wheels, and carved aprons. Used at Sherman Clay & Co. store.
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    After dinner introduce your guests to--: the world's greatest artists
    Creation Date: 1914
    Catalog ID: 1997.1.96
    Call Number: EPH-A/621./38933/V665a/1914
    1 folded card; col. ill.; 23.7cm.; Stamped ''F.J. Schwarz, Colville, Wn.''; Card opens to col. ill. of phonograph in ballroom, surrounded by dignitaries