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Title Sign plate, K&E logo, made by Keuffel & Esser Co., n.d., ca. 1950s-1960s.
Object Name Plate, Identification
Catalog Number 2010.018.0006
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Gift of Werner Hauschild.
Description Manufacturer's logo sign plate made by Keuffel & Esser Company, (Hoboken, N.J.), no date, circa 1950s-1960s. Aluminum sheet with red decaled artwork, 2-3/4" high x 4-1/2" wide; holes at each corner for mounting.

The scale of this item suggests it was for mounting on large equipment, not a smaller instrument case.

This item belonged to Werner Hauschild who was employed as a K&E engineer working on transits and theodolites for circa 30 years starting about 1954.

K&E main offices and factory were in Hoboken during most of the period when this was item was likely manufactured. Dating is not definite.
Date 1954-1970
Year Range from 1954
Year Range to 1970
Search Terms K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
Caption Keuffel & Esser identification plate
Imagefile 077\20100180006.JPG
Classification Manufacturing
Business & Commerce