1917 Print B. E. Arnolds Oldsmobile Water Pump Car Made ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2


This is an original 1917 halftone print of B. E. Arnold of Grand Rapids, Michigan, who mended up an old Oldsmobile vehicle and installed a sprayer and pump and used it for working with pools before they had the ability to connect to city water sewers.


This 94+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 5.25 inches; 13 x 13 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: spraying, machine, machinery, mechanical, hose, designer, invention, inventor, automobile