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Bissell Carpet Sweeper Company
J.C. Black & Son
United States, Michigan, Grand Rapids
United States, California, San Jose
Patented by Melville R. Bissell. Manufactured by Bissell Carpet Sweeper Company, distributed by J.C. Black & Son at their store "The Fair" in San Jose, California.
Not on exhibit to the public.
From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Melville R. Bissell.
Wood (Plant Material)
Height: 4.5 in
Width: 14 in
Length: 9 in
on top, front and back:
J. C. BLACK & SON / THE FAIR / SAN JOSE, CA.
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