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Series 3 | A Finding Aid to the John Goffe Rand papers, 1832-1960, bulk 1832-1873 | Digitized Collection

John Goffe Rand papers, 1832-1960, bulk 1832-1873

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Series 3: Subject Files, 1841-1844, 1941-1956
(Box 1; 2 folders)

Found here are materials relating to the John Goffe Rand's invention and patent of the collapsible tin paint tube, including drawings and written descriptions. There are also patents from 1841 and 1844 for improvements to the tube and clippings celebrating anniversaries of the invention.

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