In January 2017, our fourth floor will be transformed into a new destination for historical education and innovation. During the current renovation, objects from our permanent collection are on view throughout the Museum.
George Washington (1732-1799)
Oil on canvas
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Overall: 36 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. (92.1 x 8.3 x 12.1 cm)
Bazooka Gum avdertisement.
The Bazooka Chewing Gum Company was established in Brooklyn after World War II. This cane with a curved handle was an advertising piece for the company, and the lettering on the side of the cane was done in the company's official colors. The Company also used comic strips as part of their advertising campaign.
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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