Northwest Airlines meal canister

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Titles Northwest Airlines meal canister
Description Insulated canister used to keep food warm in airline meal service. The canister, which contains eight plastic bowls, was used by Northwest Airlines during the 1950s.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 17 1/2 inches height (2010.156.1.A, canister)
8 inches diameter (2010.156.1.A, canister)
1 5/8 inches height (2010.156.1.D-K, bowls, each)
5 5/8 inches diameter (2010.156.1.D-K, bowls, each)
Nomenclature canister
Materials steel
plastic
Creation Made by: Landers, Frary and Clark
Made by: Plastics Inc.
Made in: New Britain, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Used by: Northwest Airlines, Inc.
Used in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Transportation. Aerospace
Dates Use: Approximately 1950 - Not later than 1959
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2010.156.1.A-L (Accession Number)

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