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Object ID 1987.23.35
Object Name Thermometer, Milk
Description One milk thermometer in original pasteboard tube. Thermometer is glass with a metal casing. There is a cutout in the metal that exposes the glass which has a measuring scale printed on it in red letters. Measurement ranges from 50F to 450F. "Taylor / Rochester N.Y." is engraved on the back. Thick piece of cotton twine is attached to the loop at the top of the thermometer, knotted at various increments. Tube is brown and has been repaired with masking tape in the past. Label reads: "Taylor / ETCHED-STEM / THERMOMETER / No. 21560 / Length 9 1/2" / Range 50 to 450F."
Accession number 1987.23
Collection General History Collection
Dimensions W-1 L-10.5 inches
Material Metal/Glass/Twine/Pasteboard
Search Terms Dairies
Cattle
Agriculture
Agriculture--Oregon
Subjects Dairies
Cattle
Agriculture
Agriculture--Oregon
Status Storage