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Dyer's Record Book (USA), 1885

This is a Dyer's record book. It was manufactured by Cocheco Print Works. It is dated 1885 and we acquired it in 1945. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Dude Never Would Be Missed.

This object was donated by Frederick J. Whitehead. It is credited Gift of Frederick J. Whitehead from the collection compiled by his father Cornelius Whitehead at the Pacific Print Works of Lawrence, Massachusetts.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 16.7 x 98 cm (6 9/16 x 38 9/16 in.) 192 pages

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Dyer's Record Book (USA), 1885; Manufactured by Cocheco Print Works ; H x W: 16.7 x 98 cm (6 9/16 x 38 9/16 in.) 192 pages; 1945-55-20

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Dyer's Record Book (USA), 1885 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=11 February 2016 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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