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Title Ad, magazine: R.C.A. "Radio Tube" Unique New York World's Fair Building; Venus Pencils, American Pencil Co., Hoboken, N.J. Oct. 13, 1938.
Object Name Ad, Magazine
Catalog Number 2013.005.0199
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a Friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Magazine advertisement: R.C.A. "Radio Tube" Unique New York World's Fair Building started with a pencil; Venus Pencils, American Pencil Company, Hoboken, N.J. Sept. 1, 1938.

Full page black-and-white ad published in: Engineering News-Record Market Place, Oct. 13, 1938, page 25. Leaf as removed from publication, 8-5/8" x 11-5/8" high.

Drawing is not signed, but a credit below states: Plans for RCA Building were drawn by Skidmore and Owings, Architects, New York, with Paul Cret acting as consultant.

It is from an advertising campaign "... started with a pencil."

Company also known as American Lead Pencil Company.

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Date 1938
Year Range from 1938
Year Range to 1938
Search Terms American Lead Pencil Company
Caption Ad: Venus Pencils, American Pencil Co., RCA, World's Fair, Oct. 13, 1938
Imagefile 220\20130050199.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Advertising
Business & Commerce