Milk carton kayak used in Minneapolis Aquatennial

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Titles Milk carton kayak used in Minneapolis Aquatennial
Description Kayak constructed of waxed paper milk cartons over wooden frame with masonite supports. Brands of milk cartons used include Land-O-Lakes, Target, Polka-Dot Dairy, Inc., Dairy Fresh Brand, Purity-Ohleen, Franklin and Farmdale. Large advertisement stickers adhered to top of kayak are for sponsors including radio stations KDWB 63, and WDGY and Dairy Queen. Paddle wheel attachment is constructed of masonite with wood beam supports. Paddle hand crank made of white PVC pipe connected to wood supports with a small metal bracket connected to wood. Used in the 1971 Minneapolis Aquatennial.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 inches height (kayak)
32 inches width (kayak)
139 3/4 inches length (kayak)
36 inches length (paddle)
8 1/4 inches width (paddle)
21 1/2 inches length (paddle hand crank)
28 inches width (paddle hand crank)
Nomenclature kayak
Materials paper
wood
masonite
plastic
metal
Subjects Used in: Minneapolis Aquatennial
Water Transportation
Used in: Minneapolis Aquatennial
Used in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Transportation. Water
Dates Creation: Exactly 1971
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2004.142.1 (Accession Number)

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