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Object ID 003352

Object Name Lansing buttons

Object Desc Seven button cards from Lansing Company.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002989a-g

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Sewing


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 5

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Lansing Co.,buttons,sewing,notions,

Title Lansing buttons

Description 7 different button sheets, all by the Lansing company. All on white background with red/purple trim. Flower decals. CMY2989a-e are all washable. Have slogan "A Great Name in Buttons".


Approx Collection Date

Height 3.5

Length 0

Width 2.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 7



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Lansing.

Maker Details Located in Iowa. Founded in 1877, and now owned by the Blumenthal Lansing Company.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2889a-g



Date MAY 23,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes CMY2989a is yellowed and has stains near the top. CMY2989b has brown stains and the upper right corner is creased. CMY2989c has brown stains on the front and the upper left corner is creased. CMY2989d has brown stains and the upper and lower left corners are creased. CMY2989e has yellow stains, especially near the bottom edge, and the upper right corner is creased. CMY2989f has yellow stains. CMY2989g has yellow stains.


Date JUN 20,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date JUN 20,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3 from Fashion Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date JUL 2,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 5 from Room 3 - automatic entry by admin