celluloid plastic

celluloid plastic

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Description
In 1935, the Smithsonian mounted an exhibit of plastic and other synthetic materials. This celluloid card with printed image and text is one of several items that the Celluloid Corporation donated for that purpose.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Celluloid Plastic
maker
Celluloid Manufacturing Company
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
Measurements
overall: 5 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 13.335 cm x 8.89 cm
overall: 1/4 in x 5 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in;.635 cm x 13.335 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
CH.318498.023
catalog number
318498.023
accession number
133593
Credit Line
Gift of Celluloid Corporation
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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