Frigidaire

Frigidaire

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Description (Brief)
Celluloid tape measure advertising Frigidaire refrigerators. One side shows a man carrying a fridgidaire unit encircled by the slogan "This Modern "Ice Man" Calls Once with Frigidaire And the Ice "Stays Always" "
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Tape Measure
Date made
after 1919
Associated Name
Frigidaire
maker
Parisian Novelty Company
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
cloth (tape material)
metal (pull material)
Measurements
overall: 1 cm x 3.5 cm; 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in
overall: 5/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1091
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.1091
subject
Refrigeration
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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