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MOOCULUS Advertising Button

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .8 cm x 3.1 cm x 3.1 cm; 5/16 in x 1 7/32 in x 1 7/32 in
Object Name:
button
Date made:
2014
ca 2014
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
2014.3126.05
Nonaccession number:
2014.3126
Catalog number:
2014.3126.05
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1763924

Pen Advertising WebAssign

Physical Description:
plastic (case material)
metal (point material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 14.5 cm x 1.5 cm; 13/32 in x 5 23/32 in x 19/32 in
Object Name:
pen
Date made:
2014
ca 2014
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
2014.3126.03
Nonaccession number:
2014.3126
Catalog number:
2014.3126.03
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Science & Mathematics
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1763920
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Burma-Shave Advertising Signs

Maker:
Burma-Vita Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 40 in x 6 in; 43.18 cm x 101.6 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
signs
Place made:
United States: Minnesota, Minneapolis
Date made:
1959
Credit Line:
Gift of Brian Linker
ID Number:
2005.0121.01
Catalog number:
2005.0121.01
Accession number:
2005.0121
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
Advertising
American Enterprise
Transportation
Road Transportation
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1313589
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Advertising card for Rev. S. M. Clark

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Rev. S. M. Clark  Search this
Medium:
ink on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 1/16 × 3 1/16 in. (12.8 × 7.7 cm)
Type:
advertising cards
Date:
early 20th-mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Religion  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.63.102.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.63.102.5
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Advertising notebook for health tonics

Advertiser:
William R. Warner and Company  Search this
Maker:
Whitehead & Hoag Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6.2 cm x 10 cm; 2 7/16 in x 3 15/16 in
overall: 3/16 in x 2 7/16 in x 3 7/8 in; .47625 cm x 6.19125 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
notebook
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Referenced:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
United States: New York, New York City
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
after 1895
ID Number:
2006.0098.0753
Accession number:
2006.0098
Catalog number:
2006.0098.0753
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1329217
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Brimelow Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.4 cm; 15/16 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1526
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1526
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382548
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Mittnacht’s Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1.95 cm; 3/4 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1520
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1520
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382542
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Flyer advertising the September 1977 issue of The People's Herald

Created by:
The People's Herald, American, 1977 - 1979  Search this
Subject of:
Andrew Jackson Young, American, born 1932  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
advertisements
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Zimbabwe, Africa
Date:
September 1977
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Africa  Search this
Black power  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.27.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.27.2
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Standard Advertising & Printing Co. Razors

Maker:
Standard Advertising and Printing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (product material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in; 8.89 cm x 21.59 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
personal hygiene product
razors
Object Type:
Razor
Place made:
United States: Kansas, Fort Scott
Credit Line:
The Fournet Drugstore Collection
ID Number:
1985.0475.794
Catalog number:
1985.0475.794
Accession number:
1985.0475
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Marketed to Men
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Removal
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_335428
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Pen Advertising Cube Museum

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16.4 cm x .4 cm x .4 cm; 6 15/32 in x 5/32 in x 5/32 in
Object Name:
pen
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1988-1991
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
writing implements  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Mathematical Recreations  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Cecil Smith
ID Number:
2006.3041.13.3
Catalog number:
2006.3041.13.3
Nonaccession number:
2006.3041
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Advertising
Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1304975
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Advertisement for Coke from Ebony Magazine

Commissioned by:
Coca-Cola Company, American, founded 1892  Search this
Published by:
Ebony, American, founded 1945  Search this
Created by:
Ray McIver, American, 1911 - 1984  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 × 10 in. (33 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
advertisements
Date:
1976-1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Business  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Strait Family
Object number:
2016.103.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.103.1
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Smith Brothers Advertising Token

Referenced:
Smith Brothers  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1.9 cm; 3/4 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1531
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1531
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382553
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Francisco & Co. Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3.8 cm; 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1535
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1535
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382557
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Leon & Eddie’s Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3.2 cm; 1 1/4 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1545
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1545
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382567
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Henry Fussell Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm; in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1510
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1510
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382532
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R.C. Barcley Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.8 cm; 1 1/8 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1521
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1521
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382543
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Flier advertising Sneed's Restaurant

Created by:
Sneed's Restaurant, American,1940s  Search this
Subject of:
Sneed's Restaurant, American,1940s  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 × 5 15/16 in. (22.9 × 15.1 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Business  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Stokes/Washington Family
Object number:
2017.14.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.14.4
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Taylors & Richards Advertising Token

Referenced:
Taylors & Richards  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.8 cm; 1 1/8 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1478
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1478
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382499
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Union Store Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.4 cm; 15/16 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1479
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1479
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382500
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Professor Johnson Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.2 cm; 7/8 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1480
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1480
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382501
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