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Object ID 003724

Object Name Northrup, King & Co.'s Seeds button

Object Desc Button that says "Northrup, King & Co.'s Seeds at the top and has a picture of a girl eating watermelon

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003334

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 10

Object Date 1950

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Northrup, King & Co.,seeds,button,

Title Northrup, King & Co.'s Seeds button

Description Large button with pin part missing. Button has a white background with an African-American girl eating a piece of watermelon. The button reads "Northrup, King & Co.'s Seeds Satisfaction Guaranteed".


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Diameter 3.5

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Northrup, King & Company

Maker Details Founded in 1896 in Minneapolis, MN.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3334



Date OCT 8,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Julia Kunas

Notes Pin on back of button is missing.


Date OCT 8,2015

Summary Status change

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

Date OCT 8,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 10 from Dr. Joseph Eisenberg Exhibit - automatic entry by admin