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Object ID 003633

Object Name Lemola Toilet Soap box

Object Desc Cardboard box with a picture of lemons on the top, reads "California Lemola Toilet Soap".

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003253

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Second Floor Bathroom

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Lemola,soap,boxes,

Title Lemola Toilet Soap box

Description Cardboard box with a red, yellow, light blue, and gold label. Top has a picture of some lemons and reads "California Lemola Toilet Soap Manufactured by Lemola Soap Co. 633 East First St. Los Angeles, Cal." The sides also read "Lemola Toilet Soap" and the longer sides have a description of the product. The box is empty.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Lemola Soap Company

Maker Details Based in Los Angeles, California

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3253



Date SEP 18,2015

Summary Poor

Assessor Julia Kunas

Notes Bottom is damaged and has some mold. Box is worn, especially on edges. Cannot be opened due to bottom's tearing.


Date SEP 18,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Second Floor Bathroom from Bay View Pharmacy - automatic entry by admin