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opener, letter

Physical Description:
nickel plate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 9 1/2 in x 1 in; 1.905 cm x 24.13 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
opener, letter
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Letter Opener; Cutlery
Date made:
late 19th century
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.1369R
Catalog number:
59.1369R
Accession number:
111627
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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John D. Robbins Advertising Badge

Depicted:
Washington, George  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm; in
Object Name:
medal, political
ID Number:
1981.0296.1173
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1173
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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James B. Childs Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1.95 cm; 3/4 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1517
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1517
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Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Lewis L. Squire & Sons Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.8 cm; 1 1/8 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1516
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1516
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382538
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Show Case Manufacturing Company Advertising Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.1 cm; 13/16 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1564
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1564
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-150f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Barthelmes Shop Sign

Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
paint (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 29 in x 21 in x 3 1/4 in; 73.66 cm x 53.34 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
shop sign
sign, shop
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1830 - 1870
mid 19th century
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
ID Number:
ME.388196
Accession number:
182022
Catalog number:
388196
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Work
Advertising
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-a418-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_662017
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Egg Shaped Candy Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 70 mm x 47 mm x 47 mm; 2 3/4 in x 1 27/32 in x 1 27/32 in
Object Name:
Can, Easter Candy
can
egg shaped tin
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0242
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0242
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-ef71-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Blum's Almondettes Candy Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 cm x 10 cm; 4 3/4 in x 3 15/16 in
Object Name:
Can
Container, food
Place made:
United States: California, San Francisco
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0274
Accession number:
283681
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0274
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-b72c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Jacquin Confettis Au Chocolat Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm; x in
Object Name:
Can
Place made:
France
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0370
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0370
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-c744-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Runkel's Cocoa Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 20.955 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
container, food
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
ID Number:
1990.0018.132
Catalog number:
1990.0018.132
Accession number:
1990.0018
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-f6bd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Childs' Century Cocoa Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 3 1/4 in; 10.16 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
container, food
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Camden
ID Number:
1990.0018.119
Catalog number:
1990.0018.119
Accession number:
1990.0018
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-d610-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1362412
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Lowney's Breakfast Cocoa Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.1 cm x 2.3 cm x 3.4 cm; 1 5/8 in x 7/8 in x 1 5/16 in
Object Name:
Container, food
Can, Tobacco
can
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0047A
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0047A
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e859-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Mackintosh's Toffee Candy Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16.3 cm x 10.2 cm x 15.9 cm; 6 7/16 in x 4 in x 6 1/4 in
Object Name:
Can
Container, food
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Calderdale, Halifax
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0017
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0017
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-e0b8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Walter Baker & Co Breakfast Cocoa Tin

Maker:
Walter Baker & Co. Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
Sugar, Brown
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
ID Number:
AG.F000844
Catalog number:
F000844
Accession number:
087176
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-bfe1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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J. S. Fry & Sons Cocoa Extract Tin

Maker:
J. S. Fry & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16.2 cm; 6 3/8 in
Object Name:
Can
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Bristol, City of
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0464
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0464
Accession number:
283681
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Food
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-fc66-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Chocolat Menier Chocolate Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15.7 cm x 9.7 cm x 3.5 cm; 6 3/16 in x 3 13/16 in x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
Tin Can
Place made:
France
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0512
Accession number:
283681
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0512
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Food
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-b2d5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Huyler's Cocoa Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
container
container, cocoa
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN80525Z99
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-22ef-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1379629
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Henry Thorne & Co. Candy Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9.3 cm x 8.7 cm; 3 11/16 in x 3 7/16 in
Object Name:
Can
Container, food
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Leeds
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0019
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0019
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-e0ba-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_869845
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Huyler's Caracas Cocoa Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 cm; 4 5/16 in
Object Name:
Can
Container, food
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0131
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0131
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-f095-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_870052
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Mason, Au & Magenheimer Candy Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.5 cm x 7.5 cm x 18 cm; 1 3/4 in x 2 15/16 in x 7 1/16 in
Object Name:
Can
Container, food
Place made:
United States: New York, Brooklyn
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0125
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0125
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-ef36-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_870046
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