syracuse university digital library
 
----homeaboutcontributecontactother resources
industrycollectionspeople
back to results    |    reference url
 

Electric Shaver Display

TitleElectric Shaver Display
Object NameElectric Shaver Display
Manufactured BySunbeam
DescriptionPlastic casing for display mount of Shavemaster electric shavers with the advertising slogan "This Exclusive Head, Is Winning America to Dry Shaving, Sunbeam, Shavemaster." Two (2) shavers are missing from the display. The casing holds electric components with electrical cord. Sunbeam introduced the Shavemaster in 1937. The “Winning America to Dry Shaving” ad campaign was promoted in 1940 including an ad in Life Magazine from September 9, 1940.
Date Manufacturedc. 1940
MaterialUrea Formaldehyde
Manufacturing ProcessCompression Molded
Number of Objects1
Accession Number2009_079.047
DonorGift of Lawrence J. Broutman
Broad SubjectPersonal Care and Toiletries
SubjectsShaving
For More InformationPlease address inquires to the Public Services Librarian, Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Library (e-mail: scrc@syr.edu, tel. 315-443-2697).
RightsPublication of images from the Special Collections Research Center is subject to approval and fees may be charged for such use. Publication includes the following media: print, electronic/digital, videotape, film, or microfilm. Permission to use images must be obtained in advance and in writing from the Special Collections Research Center by writing to plastics@syr.edu or going to http://scrc.syr.edu . These fees are separate from any which might be assigned/assessed by the copyright holder.

 

back to results    |    reference url
the history
   
home   collections   industry   people   about   contribute   contact   other resources  

Powered by CONTENdm ™  |  ©2014 Syracuse University Library, 222 Waverly Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13244