"Commemorative Padlocks - N thru Z"

 

Click to Enlarge Image "NEW DEAL". 2 3/8" high x 1 1/2" wide x 13/16" deep. Brass case. Nickel plated steel shackle. Related to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
1836
Click to Enlarge Image "NEW YORK TO.PARIS". 2 5/8" high x 2" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. Warded. Corrugated key. Commemorates Charles Lindbergh's solo flight from New York to Paris on May 20-21, 1927. Born on February 4, 1902 and died on August 26, 1974.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
561
Click to Enlarge Image "New York Worlds Fair". "150th Anniversary of the Inauguration of George Washington in New York" was the theme of the 1939-40 New York World's Fair. The Trylon and Perisphere is stamped on the obverse of the case. 2 3/4" high. Brass case. Steel shackle. Pin Tumbler. Mfg by: Corbin Cabinet Lock Co. 827
Click to Enlarge Image North Pole - Barrel Key. also known as Igloo. 2 13/16" high x 2" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. Lever. Post key. Commemorates the Admiral Richard E. Byrd Antarctic expeditions. Born on October 25, 1888 and died on March 12, 1957. Mfg by: Slaymaker Lock Mfg. Co. Made for: Simmons Hardware Co.   
"The David Heuermann Collection"
562
Click to Enlarge Image North Pole - Flat Key. also known as Igloo. 2.745" high x 2.013" wide x .488" deep. Commemorates the Admiral Richard E. Byrd Antarctic expeditions. Born on October 25, 1888 and died on March 12, 1957. Brass case. Brass shackle. Lever. Flat Key. Mfg by: Slaymaker Lock Mfg. Co. Made for: Simmons Hardware Co. 
"The David Heuermann Collection"
563
Click to Enlarge Image "NORTH POLE" - "US" - Brass Case - Brass Shackle. Commemorates the Admiral Richard E. Byrd Antarctic expeditions. Born on October 25, 1888 and died on March 12, 1957. 3.711" high x 2.449" wide x .622" deep. Brass case. Brass shackle. 1 guard lever, and 2 locking levers. Flat Key. Reference: Schofield's auction #7 February 24, 2001 #38. Mfg by: J. Walter Miller Lock Co. More... 
"The David Heuermann Collection"
564
Click to Enlarge Image "NORTH POLE" - "US" - Iron Case - Brass Shackle. Commemorates the Admiral Richard E. Byrd Antarctic expeditions. Born on October 25, 1888 and died on March 12, 1957. 3 3/4" high x 2 1/2" wide. Iron case. Brass shackle. 1 guard lever, and 2 locking levers. Flat Key. Finishes: Brass Plated, Nickel Plated, and Copper Plated. Mfg by: J. Walter Miller Lock Co. More... 
"The Mike Mastros Collection"
833
Click to Enlarge Image "NORTH POLE" - "US" - Iron Case - Iron Shackle. Commemorates the Admiral Richard E. Byrd Antarctic expeditions. Born on October 25, 1888 and died on March 12, 1957. 3 3/4" high x 2 1/2" wide. Iron case. Iron shackle. 1 guard lever, and 2 locking levers. Flat Key. Finishes: Brass Plated, Nickel Plated, and Copper Plated. Red paint on flag and top of pole. Reference: Schofield's auction #3 July 26, 1997 #360. Mfg by: J. Walter Miller Lock Co. More...  825
Click to Enlarge Image "OLYMPIC GAMES LOS ANGELES 1932 WIRZ MFG. CO. LOS ANGELES, CALIF.". Brass case. Brass shackle. The reverse of the case is plain. 1851
Click to Enlarge Image "OUR 300 NEW.HOME". 2 13/16" high x 2 1/8" wide x 3/4" deep. Brass case. Steel shackle. Warded. Made for: Norvell-Shapleigh Hdw. Co.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
1853
Click to Enlarge Image "PANAMA". 2 5/8" high x 1 15/16" wide x 11/16" deep. Brass case. Steel shackle. Warded. Possibly related to the 1915 San Francisco, California World's Fair.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
1832
Click to Enlarge Image "PANAMA". 2 1/2" high x 1 3/4" wide. Stamped steel case. Steel shackle. Possibly related to the 1915 San Francisco, California World's Fair. Mfg by: Slaymaker. 1833
Click to Enlarge Image "PANAMA CALIFORNIA EXPOSITION DIVISION OF WORKS 1915". 2 1/16" wide (Actual: 2.059" wide x 3.119" high x .936" deep). Bronze case. Bronze shackle. Pin tumbler. "Panama-California Exposition" was the title of the 1915 San Diego, California Exposition. Mfg by: Sargent & Co.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
566
Click to Enlarge Image "PANAMA PACIFIC EXPOSITION 1915" - Design 1. 3 3/8" high x 2 1/4" wide x 7/16" deep. Stamped steel case. The reverse of the lock is blank. "Panama-Pacific International Exposition" was the title of the 1915 San Francisco, California World's Fair. 567
Click to Enlarge Image "PANAMA PACIFIC EXPOSITION 1915" - Design 2. Stamped steel case. "Panama-Pacific International Exposition" was the title of the 1915 San Francisco, California World's Fair. 3166
Click to Enlarge Image "PAX Universal Exposition". Commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the Louisiana Purchase. "Louisiana Purchase Exposition" was the title of the 1904 St. Louis Missouri World's Fair. 3 1/2" high x 2 1/4" wide. Pressed steel with an antique brass finish. Lever. Flat Key. Mfg by: Eagle Lock Co.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
565
Click to Enlarge Image "P.P.I.E 1915" - No Period after "E". 3 1/16" high x 2 1/8" wide. Steel case. Nickel plated steel shackle. NOS. Original key. "CXXV" is written on the reverse of the case in wax pencil. "Panama-Pacific International Exposition" was the title of the 1915 San Francisco, California World's Fair. 
"The David Heuermann Collection"
1409
Click to Enlarge Image "P.P.I.E. 1915" - Period after "E".3" high x 2 wide. Steel case. Steel shackle. "Panama-Pacific International Exposition" was the title of the 1915 San Francisco, California World's Fair. 568
Click to Enlarge Image "SAVAGE". 2 13/16" high x 2 1/4" wide x 3/8" deep. Stamped steel case. Steel shackle. Overall brass plated. Original key. Made for: Marion W. Savage, the owner of "Dan Patch". Mfg by: E. T. Fraim Lock Co.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
2075
Click to Enlarge Image "SESQUI CENT 1776 1926". 3" high x 2 1/8" wide x 9/16" deep. Brass case. Nickel plated steel shackle. Warded. Swing shackle. Commemorates the 150th Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. "Sesqui-Centennial Exposition" was the title of the 1926 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania World's Fair.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
569
Click to Enlarge Image "Spirit of 76 Bicentennial". Commemorates the 200th Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. 3" high x 1.494" wide x .745" deep x .254" shackle diameter.  Stainless steel case. Steel shackle chrome finish. Mfg by: Junkunc Brothers American Lock Co. More...
"The David Heuermann Collection"
1038
Click to Enlarge Image "W. II. IR. 1888 1913". 3 1/4" high x 2 3/8" wide x 1/2" deep. Iron case. Iron shackle. Commemorates the 25th anniversary of Kaiser Wilhelm II, Germany. 2060
Click to Enlarge Image "W. II. IR. 1888 1917". 3" high x 2" wide. Steel case. Steel shackle. Commemorates the reign of Kaiser Wilhelm, Germany. 6825
Click to Enlarge Image "WHITNEYS EXPOSITION SPECIAL SAN DIEGO 1935".  Brass case. Steel shackle. Disc tumbler. Possibly related to the "1935-36 California Pacific International Exposition" Mfg by: Slaymaker. Julius G. Sabo Patent # 1837071. 1834
Click to Enlarge Image "WILSON THAT'S ALL".  Stamped steel case. Steel shackle. Related to President Thomas Woodrow Wilson. 1837
Click to Enlarge Image "WORLDS FAIR" - "1904". From the "1904 St. Louis Missouri World's Fair". 2 1/2" high x 2" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. Warded. Corrugated key. "1904" is stamped on the obverse of the case at 9 o'clock. It is not clear when or why "1904" was added. Mfg by: E. T. Fraim Lock Co.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
899
Click to Enlarge Image "WORLDS FAIR" - No "1904". From the "1904 St. Louis Missouri World's Fair". 2 1/2" high x 2" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. Warded. Corrugated key. Mfg by: E. T. Fraim Lock Co. 571
Click to Enlarge Image "WORLD'S FAIR 1904 ST. LOUIS U.S.A". "Louisiana Purchase Exposition" was the title of the 1904 St. Louis Missouri World's Fair. 3 5/8" high x 2 1/2" wide. Pressed steel case painted ivory black, brass shackle, plates, and pins. 4 Levers. Push Key. Mfg by: Eagle Lock Co. Made for: Simmons Hardware Co. Offered in catalogs 1904 thru 1907.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
572
Click to Enlarge Image "WORLDS FAIR SOUVENIR 1492-1892". 1.236" high x 1.495" wide x .143" deep. 18 1/2" chain. All brass nickel plated. Push key. The key cannot be removed when in the open position. Picture of Columbus is on the obverse of the case. "PAT.AUG 4th 91" is stamped on the reverse of the case. Commemorates the 400th Anniversary of Columbus Discovering America. "The World's Columbian Exposition" was the title of the 1893 Chicago Illinois World's Fair.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
573