Atlas Beer

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Description (Brief)
Flat wooden pencil in celluloid case with eraser at opposite end. Black print on case carries information for "James J. Doherty High Grade Liquors," "30 Years at 30 Dock Square," "Try our famous Atlas Beer Medric Rye Fairview Rye."
The reference to Dock Square may be to Dock Square in Boston, Mass.
Currently not on view
National Museum of American History
American Art Works
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
overall: .04 cm x 9.1 cm x 1 cm; in x 3 9/16 in x 3/8 in
overall: 3 5/8 in x 7/16 in x 1/4 in; 9.2075 cm x 1.11125 cm x .635 cm
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Domestic Furnishings
place made
United States: Ohio, Coshocton
Object Name
pencil case
ID Number
accession number
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