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Jon and Sylvia Boyd Tupperware Films, 1957-1970

Donor:
Boyd, Jon
Boyd, Sylvia
Subject:
Tupperware (Firm)
Physical description:
5 items: reels, 16mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1957
1957-1970
Notes:
Jon Boyd was a fireman, Sylvia Boyd a housewife who became a Tupperware hostess for extra income. They were very successful and became distributors in the 1960s, first in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and then back in the L.A. area. Later Sylvia was one of the first women to get a position on staff in Florida.
Summary:
Films taken of events at five Tupperware Jubilees: 1957, 1960, 1961, 1964, 1970.
Cite as:
Jon and Sylvia Boyd Tupperware Films, 1957-1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Plastic container industry
Marketing
Business--History
Local number:
Pending (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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