Carnrick's Soluble Food notebook

Description (Brief)
Notebook with celluloid cover. Color image of a bottle of "Carnrick's Soluble Food" with a picture of a baby. On the reverse side is a color image of a woman with flowers in her hair and information regarding Reed & Carnrick. Inside pages provide a description of the product, as well as pages concerning postage rates, U.S. presidents, populations of U.S. cities, and what to do in response to different kinds of accidents. Notebook also has blank pages for notes, and handwriting on some pages.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
notebook
date made
after 1897
advertiser
Reed & Carnrick Manufacturing Chemists
maker
Whitehead & Hoag Company
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.5 cm x 12 cm; 2 9/16 in x 4 3/4 in
place made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
referenced
United States: New Jersey, Jersey City
ID Number
2006.0098.1054
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.1054
subject
Celluloid
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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