Schmitt Stix Yard Stick

Schmitt Stix Yard Stick

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Description (Brief)
Wooden yard stick with black numbers and red printing, "Measure the Quality of Schmitt Stix," printed on both sides. "Schmitt Stix" printed in black on each end and both sides of the yard stick. Paul Schmitt of PS Stix, owns and operates one of the largest and most successful skateboard manufacturing companies in the United States and is known to many in the industry as 'Professor Schmitt". For almost 30 years Schmitt’s company has been considered an innovative leader in design and manufacturing of high quality skateboards.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
yard stick, skateboarding
Schmitt Stick yard stick
date made
1980s
maker
Schmitt, Paul
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 36 in x 1 1/4 in x 1/4 in; 91.44 cm x 3.175 cm x.635 cm
ID Number
2013.0224.04
accession number
2013.0224
catalog number
2013.0224.04
subject
skateboarding
Sports
Manufacturing
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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