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Household Room

    This exhibit contains tools and utensils found in households from about 1850 to 1950. What items are similar to what we still use today? Which would you rather use?


Items of interest:

· Step Ladder/Ironing Board invented by John W. Miller of Bellefontaine

· Butter churn collection

· Spinning wheels

· Sewing machines

· Quilts and coverlets

· Irons

· Washtubs

· Lamps

· Vacuum cleaners

· Gasoline stove

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