Photo Record

Object Name Negative
Catalog Number 2009.027.038.g-j
Collection Continental Film Productions Collection
Description Negatives related to Robbins and General Electric (GE) Kitchens.

g) was found in a negative envelope labeled "#25, copy neg. of mechanized fittings - unit for G.E." The envelope was discarded. In this transparency, there is a architectural drawing consisting of different pieces that form together to create a "mechanized fittings unit". This unit was perhaps part of a kitchen appliance or washing unit.
h) was found in a negative envelope labeled "#9, G.E. Kitchen - Model at Table, General Electric, Model." In the upper right corner: "F-11, Freter(?)-6, Dev.-2 min." The envelope was discarded.In this transparency, a woman is preparing a table for a meal. This negative is a promotional image by G.E.
i) was found in a negative envelope labeled "#10, G.E. Kitchen." The envelope was discarded. In this negative, there is a Continental Productions crew member filming/photographing the same woman in negative (h) modeling a new kitchen. It was also taken in the same room as negative (h) because the same kitchen table used in the previous transparency in on the other side of the room.
j) was found in a negative enveloped labeled "G.E. Kitchen, Betty Swan." The envelope was discarded. Same woman from transparencies above. She is modeling an entire kitchen equipped with a kitchen range, stove, oven and bar/table.

Date 1960 circa
Film Size 4.00" x 5.00"
Accession number 2009.027