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Kewanee Boiler Corporation

Kewanee Boiler Corporation

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Currently not on view
Object Name
Celluloid Ruler
Date made
after 1898
maker
Parisian Novelty Company
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.8 cm x 16.2 cm; 1 1/8 in x 6 3/8 in
overall: 1 1/8 in x 6 3/16 in x 1/16 in; 2.8575 cm x 15.71625 cm x.15875 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1097
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.1097
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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