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Ivory Soap Essay Contest Collection, 1940

Collector:
Nixon, Helen
Donor:
Ellis, Winifred
Physical description:
9 items
Type:
Articles
Collection descriptions
Letters (correspondence)
Photographs
Telegrams
Date:
1940
1900-1950
1940-1950
Notes:
A hospital dietician who entered an essay contest sponsored by Ivory Soap, in which she won a car.
Summary:
Documents saved by the winner of an essay contest, including: two congratulatory telegrams, two letters, three photographs of the winner with the car she won, an article, and an owner identification card from the car dealer.
Cite as:
Ivory Soap Essay Contest Collection, 1940, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Contests
Soap
Local number:
2002.3063 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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