Museum logo

Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title 'Reliable' Gas Stove
Description This is a photograph of the "Reliable" Gas Stove that was patented a few years before gas service came to Evergreen Park and Oak Lawn in 1909. The stove came in one color, black, and a supply of matches was needed for cooking. The manufacturer of the stove was Schneider & Trenkamp Company out of Cleveland, Ohio. This photo relates to the Oak Lawn Golden Jubilee 50th Anniversary and appeared in the 1959 Special Edition of the Southwest Suburbanite.
Date Unknown
Accession Number 2000.001.376
Print size 3.25" x 4.25"
Classification Domestic Life/Household Goods
Food Preparation
Search Terms Photos