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This label was on a pallet of diapers at the Greater DC Diaper Bank’s Dulles Airport distribution point for diapers and other products during the federal government shutdown of 2019. Established in 2010, the GDCDB provides diapers to social service organizations helping families in need in the greater Washington, DC, region. Typically, it does not serve families directly. In early 2019, the Diaper Bank worked in collaboration with World Central Kitchen and other organizations to assist people who were without pay due to the government shutdown. The GDCDB had distribution points at the World Central Kitchen site in Penn Quarter, Washington, DC, and at Dulles Airport where people could get diapers, incontinence products, and more.
The label lists the supply of diapers by size.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
label
date made
2019-01
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Associated Place
China
Physical Description
paper; tape; plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 50 cm x 52 cm; 19 11/16 in x 20 15/32 in
ID Number
2019.0051.04
accession number
2019.0051
catalog number
2019.0051.04
Credit Line
Greater DC Diaper Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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