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American Museum of Natural History publicity documents for museum testing of new U.S. Army combat zone ration program, 1947

Identifier: DR 143


Contains press release and informational document from U.S. Army about the "Guinea Pig Test" research project and public demonstration conducted by the American Museum of Natural History to test a new combat zone ration program called the E Ration.


  • 1947


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1 Linear Feet (1 box)

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Previous number: DR-P

General Note

condition reviewed 20120824; fair; some paper has become brittle, some pages torn in half

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.

Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

American Museum of Natural History
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