Meriden Cutlery Co. designs in collections and in expositions (2016)

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Meriden Cutlery Co. designs in collections and expositions

A. Meriden Cutlery Co. designs in collections

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Meriden Cutlery Company. (1855). Dinner knife. Bone, silver. Accession no. 1971.1100. Historic New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 21 July 2016. [A01089]

meriden cutlery company

Meriden Cutlery Company. (1900-24). Dinner knife. Bone. (H) 9.375 x (W) 0.875 x (D) 0.5 in. Accession no. 1969.19081. Historic New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 21 July 2016. [A01090]



B. Meriden Cutlery Co. designs in expositions

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1876, 10 May - 10 November
Centennial International Exhibition, Philadelphia. See: (1877). Souvenir of the Centennial exhibition [1876]: Connecticut’s representation at Philadelphia [Core section: pp 99-111; also see exhibits list: pp. 124-27; Exhibitors including Meriden Cutlery Company]. 380 pp. Geo. D. Curtis: Hartford, CT. Courtesy University of Connecticut Libraries. Viewed 26 June 2016. [A00965-75]

(1876). List of awards made by the United States Centennial Commission to the American Exhibitors, International Exhibition, 1876, at Philadelphia. [Listed: Meriden Cutlery Co. (p. 54). The actual award received is not indicated in this text.] 134 pp. S. T. Souder & Company: Philadelphia. Courtesy The Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Viewed 16 June 2016. [A00841-42]



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