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Frederick L. Maytag

Maytag Corporation

1909 - 1921

Fabricated Goods

1900 b. 1857
Born-Died1857 - 1937
BirthplaceIllinois (IL)
FatherFarmer / Rancher
Era - 1900

As the founder of the Maytag Company, Maytag was renowned for his financial reliability and technical innovation. The company introduced several models of washing machines with great success, including the Gyrofoam model which combined an aluminum tub with washing motion to push water through clothes.