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Accession number 1996.025
Catalog Number 1996.025.0014
Object Name Pencil
Year Range from 1950.0
Year Range to 1980.0
Made A. W. Faber
Place of Origin USA
Description Election marking pencil used by Sand Creek Township for government elections. The pencil is wood and lead. The exterior is painted maroon and the head has a gold metal cap. Stamped in gold along the shaft is the text "Made in U.S.A./8450 A.W. Faber "Election Pencil" Very Soft". Seen underneath the cap is a very short piece of string (before being cut or torn off, the string was very long and used to attach the pencil to the voting booth).
Search Terms Pencil
Ballot
Sand Creek Township
Vote
Election