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Details

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

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Second Floor Bathroom

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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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Height 4

Length 5

Width 2.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 1

Material

Site

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Place of Origin

Maker Woodbury

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.

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Images

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Image Caption CMY3410

Description

Conditions

Date JAN 22,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Minor wear and discoloration. Never been opened, stickers are still intact.


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