Williams Talcum for Men, Invisible

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Suggested uses: On the body, after a tub, shower, or dip. In the shoes and stockings before dancing and walking. On the body, before and after golf, tennis, and other excercise. On sunburned skin. After shaving. Doesn't show. Use it after Aqua Velva.
Currently not on view
Object Name
powder, body
personal hygiene product
date made
ca 1940
J. B. Williams Company
Physical Description
tin (container material)
overall: 12.6 cm x 6.9 cm x 2.7 cm; 4 15/16 in x 2 11/16 in x 1 1/16 in
overall: 5 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 in; 12.7 cm x 7.3025 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Connecticut, Glastonbury
ID Number
catalog number
nonaccession number
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Marketed to Men
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Beauty and Hygiene Products: Marketed to Men
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Sidney U. Glaser
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