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Object Name Washboard
Catalog Number 1993.8.115
Maker National Washboard Company
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Wood; galvanized iron
Dimensions H-26 W-13.5 D-2.5 inches
Description This is a wooden framed washboard with a corregated galvanized sheet mounted in grooves between the legs. The flat board on top forms a grip.
Notes Collected by the donor from antique stores, barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People National Washboard Company
Subjects Washing
Wash tubs
Washboards
Washerwomen
Search Terms Clothes
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS