NYC Dept. of Health, Bureau of HIV Program Services Package, Containing 2 LifeStyles Condoms and Lubricant

NYC Dept. of Health, Bureau of HIV Program Services Package, Containing 2 LifeStyles Condoms and Lubricant

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Description
Condoms came into fashion beause they offered protection against HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.
Object Name
Condoms
contraceptive, condom
Date made
1996
date made
1996
package maker; provider
City of New York Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
condom maker
Ansell Healthcare Inc.
lubricant maker
Mayer Laboratories, Inc.
Maker
Burgel, James A.
maker
NYC Department of Health
place made
United States: New York, New York City
where distributed
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (envelope material)
white (envelope color)
metal foil (condom foil material)
silver, purple (condom foil color)
latex, nonoxynol- 9 (condom material)
plastic (lubricant package material)
white, purple, red (lubricant package color)
water, glycerin, hydroxyethel cellulose, nonoxynol-9 (lubricant ingredients material)
Measurements
overall: 1.7 cm x 7.5 cm x 10.1 cm; 11/16 in x 2 15/16 in x 4 in
overall: 4 in x 3 in x 5/8 in; 10.16 cm x 7.62 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
2000.0168.04
catalog number
2000.0168.04
accession number
2000.0168
Credit Line
Gift from Mr. Bert Hansen
subject
Birth Control/Contraception
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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