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Title Thread Draft Template. No. 1322. Keuffel & Esser Co. (N.Y. & Hoboken), n.d., ca. 1949-1950.
Object Name Template, Drafting
Catalog Number 2012.007.0114
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a Friend of the Museum.
Description Thread Draft Template. No. 1322. Keuffel & Esser Co. (New York & Hoboken), no date, circa 1949-1950. Transparent plastic (Xylonite type: a K&E name for its plastic with a yellowish tint), 2-/12" high x 6-5/8" wide.

K&E general offices and main factory were based in Hoboken at this time. The item first appears in the 41st edition catalog, 1949. Note "Patent Pending" is imprinted so this item was an early issue.

An item typically used in drafting and design work by draftsmen, engineers, etc. (Broken as received - vertical break visible to the right.)
Date 1949-1950
Year Range from 1949
Year Range to 1950
Search Terms Keuffel & Esser Co.
K & E
Caption thread template
Imagefile 139\20120070114.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Drafting