The Daniel Parish Witter Agricultural Museum

Description (Brief)
Rectangular celluloid card. A photograph of the Agricultural Museum at the New York State Fair Grounds in Syracuse is on the front. Reverse has calendar for the year starting July 1920. The date of Jan 22, 1930, is circled in red to highlight the organization's homecoming. The back of the card reads, "The New York State Agricultural Society // The Mother Agricultural Society of New York State // Organized at Albany // April 30, 1832."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
calendar
date made
1929
advertiser
New York State Agricultural Society
maker
Bastian Bros Company
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.7 cm x 9.3 cm; 2 1/4 in x 3 11/16 in
place made
United States: New York, Rochester
referenced
United States: New York, Albany
ID Number
2006.0098.0583
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0583
subject
Celluloid
Agriculture
event
New York State Fair
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Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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