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In early 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.
Old Christmas : from the Sketch book of Washington Irving
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This small yellow and green box held tooth cream. It reads "Kolynos Disease Preventer/ A Scientific Dental Cream/ According to a Formula/ of N.S. Jenkins, D.D.S./ Cleansing Antiseptic Germicidal Delicious/ Dentists Sample". Inside is an unopened tube.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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