Plankton Nets (2)

Plankton Nets (2)

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Description
A cloth label on these plankton nets reads “TURTOX PRODUCTS / MADE BY / General Biological Supply House / 8200 SOUTH XXX AVENUE / CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, U.S.A.” Turtox was the trademark of the General Biological Supply House, a firm founded in 1914 by Morris Miller Wells (1885-1930), assistant professor of zoology at the University of Chicago.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
plankton nets (2)
pankton nets (2)
Measurements
overall folded: 1 3/8 in x 13 in x 13 1/2 in; 3.4925 cm x 33.02 cm x 34.29 cm
ID Number
PH.322263
catalog number
322263
accession number
247806
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National Museum of American History
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