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SC001.1950.041.142.003 (RS12915)

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Collection Name
Old-Time New England
Collection Code
SC001
Dates
1950
Date Notes
Volume 41, Number 142 (Fall, 1950)
Abstract
The combs of today are cheap, mass-produced pieces of hard plastic, but originally, combs were made by hand, and it was a slow process. Hazel Baker Clark takes a look at the evolution of the comb industry and its humble New England beginnings.
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Collection Type
Serials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 352
GUSN
169903
Reference Code
SC001.1950.041.142.003

Record details

Originator
Hazel Baker Clark (Author)
Publisher
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Publisher Series
Old Time New England
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1950). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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