Atlas Beer

Description (Brief)
Flat wooden pencil in celluloid case with eraser at opposite end. Black print on case carries information for "James J. Doherty High Grade Liquors," "30 Years at 30 Dock Square," "Try our famous Atlas Beer Medric Rye Fairview Rye."
The reference to Dock Square may be to Dock Square in Boston, Mass.
Currently not on view
Object Name
pencil case
American Art Works
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
overall: .04 cm x 9.1 cm x 1 cm; in x 3 9/16 in x 3/8 in
place made
United States: Ohio, Coshocton
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Domestic Furnishings
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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