Celluloid Novelty

Celluloid Novelty

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Description
One side of this celluloid card has a calendar for 1916, and ad for Squire’s "Arlington Brand" Pure Food Products. The other depicts a corn-fed pig as used in these products. John P. Squire began selling pork products in the Faneuil Hall Market, in Boston, in 1842.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Calendar
Celluloid Novelty
Date made
1916
maker
John P. Squire & Company
Ehrman Mfg. Company
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.6 cm x 9.5 cm; x 2 3/16 in x 3 3/4 in
overall: 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 3 11/16 in;.3175 cm x 5.715 cm x 9.36625 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.0574
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0574
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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