Fallout shelter water storage can

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Titles Fallout shelter water storage can
Description Fallout shelter water storage can; a 17 ½ gallon barrel issued by the Department of Defense, Office of Civil Defense, to be used primarily for storing drinking water. Instructions in yellow on this cylindrical olive green steel barrel explain not only how to properly store drinking water, but how to convert the barrel to a commode if needed. Manufactured by the Malleable Iron Range Company, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, 1963.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 1/4 inches height
16 1/2 inches diameter
Nomenclature can (container)
Materials steel
metal
Creation Made by: Malleable Iron Range Company
Issued by: United States, Department of Defense, Office of Civil Defense
Made in: Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wisconsin, United States
Subjects Used in: Arden Hills, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Civil defense--Minnesota.
United States--Politics and government--1945-.
Minnesota--Politics and government--1945- .
Fallout shelters--Minnesota--Arden Hills.
Government & Politics. Government Agencies. Unclassified
Dates Creation: 1963
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1989.409.14.A,B (Accession Number)

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