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Pop-up toaster, ca. 1946

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Pop-up toaster, ca. 1946

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General Electric Co. manufactured this automatic pop-up toaster that has adjustments for the length of toasting and a switch to stop the toast from popping up.

The toaster was one of the appliances promoted and sold by electric utilities such as Central Maine Power Co.

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  • Title: Pop-up toaster, ca. 1946
  • Creator: General Electric Co.
  • Creation Date: circa 1946
  • Subject Date: circa 1946
  • Media: Steel, chrome, bakelite
  • Dimensions: 18 cm x 29 cm x 15 cm
  • Local Code: 2004.090.0085
  • Collection: Central Maine Power Company collection
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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