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[Tupperware party : photoprint, 1954]

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Photographer:
McCollum, J
Collector:
Wise, Brownie Humphrey 1913-1991
Subject:
Wise, Brownie Humphrey 1913-1991
Tupperware Home Parties
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 8" x 10"
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1954
1950-1960
Notes:
Wise is credited with developing the enormously successful--and widely emulated--home-party plan, in which neighbors and friends gather in a home where Tupperware products are demonstrated and sold.
Included in National Museum of American History virtual exhibit, "History Wired," http://historywired.si.edu/object.cfm?ID=264.
Summary:
Demonstrating the unbreakable Tupperware seal: Tupperware vice president Brownie Wise explains the benefits of Tupperware to an attentive and appreciative audience at a Tupperware party.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Interior decoration
Local number:
00050901 (AC Scan No.)
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Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_250536

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