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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pencil case
maker
American Art Works
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
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
2006.0098.0761
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0761
subject
Celluloid
Domestic Furnishings
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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