Overall: 4 15/16 x 2 7/16 in. (12.5 x 6.2 cm)
Front text: Baker & Co. / MANUFACTURERES / OF PLATINUM / FOR ALL PURPOSES. / 408-414 N.J.R.R. AVE. / NEWARK, / N.J. / NEW YORK / OFFICE / 120 LIBERTY ST. / TELEPHONE 3811 - CORTLANDT
Advertising notepad for Baker & Co. with celluloid front and back covers. Front cover text reads: Baker & Co. / MANUFACTURERS / OF / PLATINUM / FOR ALL PURPOSES. / 408-414 N.J.R.R. AVE. / NEWARK, / N.J. / NEW YORK / OFFICE / 120 LIBERTY ST. / TELEPHONE 3811 - CORTLANDT
Back cover features a picture of the Baker & Co. factory
First few pages include information on the type of platinum ware Baker & Co. manufactures, followed by more extensive information on "the use and care of platinum ware."
Useful information contained in this book: Table of Weights Per Square Inch of Platinum Sheet or Foil in Ounces and Grammes, Also Number of Square Inches of Platinum Foil Per Ounce. / Table of Weights Per Foot of Platinum Wire in Ounces and Grammes, Also Number of Feet Per Ounce. / Comparative Table of Lengths, Areas and Volumes. / Melting Point of Metals / Table for the Conversion of Thermometer Readings. / Comparison of Troy, Avoirdupois and French Weights. / Comparison of Wire Gauges. / 1901, 1902, and 1903 calendar.
Gift of Dadie and Norman Perlov and Daughters
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