Guide to the Bendix Washing Machine Store Display Advertising Sign

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0350
Creators:
Bendix Corporation.
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
circa 1940s
Languages:
English
Collection is in English.
Physical Description:
1 Item
1 item
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Image of washing machine, mounted on self-supporting cardboard display (38-1/2 x 26-3/8") on cardboard with support.. Transparency effect in center cutout. "Bendix Automatic Home Laundry" label at top and "See It Demonstrated Here" displays in circular cutout corresponding to machine's door.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
A sign from a Bendix Washing Machine store.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by NMAH Staff, 1998
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased form Donna Lee's Collectables, August 19, 1989.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Bendix Washing Machine Store Display Advertising Sign, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Use
Trademark and copyright restrictions.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Community Life.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Washing machines Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stores, Retail Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Signs (declaratory or advertising artifacts) Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
advertising Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives