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Object ID 000980

Object Name Skippy Xpress Cart

Object Desc Containing four wheels, this green cart reads "Skippy Xpress" on the sides and "coast to coast" on the front and back. It is painted green with red wheels, and the front of the cart has a string for pulling.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000864

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Toys


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 1, Shelf 14

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Skippy Xpress Cart,pull toys,toys,

Title Skippy Xpress Cart

Description Object is a green cart with four red wheels. The two wheels in the front of the cart are slightly smaller than the two wheels in the back of the cart. The front of the cart has a string on it which can be used for pulling it around. The front and back of the cart read in black print "coast to coast" while the sides of the cart say "Skippy Xpress" "Permission Percy Crosby 1933 Skippy, Inc." is written on the front attachment of the cart. Toy is made out of wood.


Approx Collection Date

Height 5.5

Length 13

Width 5.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The wooden cart, CMY864, in it's entirety measures AT 5.5" high, 13" long, and 5.5" across. Back wheels measure at 4" across, while front wheels measure at 2.5" across.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Skippy, Inc.

Maker Details no detail on this company can be found currently

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY864



Date SEP 25,2013

Summary Fair

Assessor Emily Piekarz

Notes Noticable amount of paint missing from front wheels, while the wagon itself is also missing paint.


Date JAN 7,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 1, Shelf 16 from Cabinet 1 - automatic entry by admin

Date JUN 12,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 1, Shelf 14 from Room 1, Shelf 16 - automatic entry by admin