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Catalog Number 10031-42
Title Scooter, Toy; Wood
Object Name Scooter, Toy
Description Small wooden scooter with one wooden wheel in the front and one in the back. Handle is one piece of wood with a hole at the top, probably for the grips, which are now missing. Printed on the handle is "GET ME AT W.F. HAIR GEN. MDSE"
Date 1920, ca.
Material wood
Made Hair, W.F.
Used USA: Nebraska (Otoe), Palmyra
Height (in) 24.5
Length (in) 22
Width (in) 2.625
People Mortimore, Ruth
History This scooter belonged to Ruth Mortimore, who lived on a farm with her family near Plamyra. It was given to her by Billy Vaughn who ran a furniture store at Palmyra.
Credit line In Memory of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Mortimore, Palmyra (Otoe), Nebraska
Collection Mortimore, Ralph & Howard