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Object ID 001171

Object Name Atlas Fence Company sign

Object Desc Atlas Fence Co. Milwaukee porcelain enambled sign. Pained white with black lettering. Graphic at center of logo: globe with fence across and text "Atlas"

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001814

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Category Signs


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 7, Shelf 7

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords advertising,Atlas Fence Company,signs,security,

Title Atlas Fence Company sign

Description Metal sign with white porcelain front. Black text and graphics. Text "384-2040" "Atlas" "Fence Co. Milwaukee". At center logo with globe, fence across and text "Atlas". At four corners there are holes punched out. Back of sign has an enameled layer.


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Height 6

Length 0

Width 10

Depth 0.13

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Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Image Caption CMY1814



Date JAN 9,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Rusting on edges. The rivots in the corners are rusted. Scratches in paint on the edges, with sections of loss in the enamel on the edges. Some light scratches along top and right edge. On back there are diagonial lines of rust runing left to right. At top edge near left, there is an small area of loss in the enamel.


Date JAN 16,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 1 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin

Date JAN 28,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 12 from Room 7, Shelf 1 - automatic entry by admin

Date FEB 27,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 7 from Room 7, Shelf 12 - automatic entry by admin