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Object Name Transformer
Catalog Number 1992.29.6
Maker General Electric Corporation
Date ca. 1950
Material(s) Metal
Dimensions H-8.125 W-7 D-8 inches
Description This is an electric transformer, used to transfer energy between two or more circuits through electromagnetic induction. It is a small metal case with three small posts, two large posts, three slides with wing nuts, and two other wing nuts on top. There is a General Electric metal label on the side. It also has a leather strap.
Notes Used at Kieley Electric Co., Harlan, KY, 1930-78, business records in Manuscripts Collection of KHS Archives.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People General Electric Corporation
Perry County
Subjects Electrical apparatus
Electrical apparatus industry
Electricity
Electronic apparatus & appliances
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS