Early 20th c. Industrial Rolling Library Cart c.1900-1930
An industrial metal rolling library cart with two steel handles and multiple sets of rubber wheels on each foot. The wheels fit on a tracks that ran between the library stacks to reshelve books simpler, faster and quieter. The wheels on one side swivel to maneuver the cart. This side has three wheels on each foot. The other side has two wheels on each foot.
- CREATOR Unknown.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1900-1930.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Metal, Steel, Rubber.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 42.5 in. W 43.5 in. D 18.5 in.