Object ID 002891
Object Name Woodbury Beauty Bath Soap
Object Desc 4-pack of Woodbury soap bars, "Beauty-Bath size". Individually wrapped bars of soap held together with a blue sticker on top and bottom.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003410
General Category History
Category Personal Care
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Second Floor Bathroom
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End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Woodbury,soap,bar soap,
Title Woodbury Beauty Bath Soap
Description 4-pack of Woodbury soap bars, "Beauty-Bath size". Individually wrapped bars of soap held together with a blue sticker on top and bottom. Stickers say "1c. sale to introduce Woodbury Bath Size. 1 cake only 1c. with 3 at regular price."
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Details The John H. Woodbury company was established in 1870 in Albany, New York. by a dermatologist. The company was still in New York in 1901, making and retailing soap, when the Andrew Jergens Company (now themselves a subsidiary of Kao) purchased the company which owned the soap brand, and moved the headquarters to Cincinnati, Ohio.
Date JAN 22,2015
Assessor Kayla Sutherland
Notes Minor wear and discoloration. Never been opened, stickers are still intact.