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Catalog Number 13373-4
Title Matchbook; 20th Century, Omaha
Object Name Matchbook
Description Pink matchbook with silver print. At the top is says, "20th Century 2553 Farnam Omaha, Nebraska." On the top fold, "DANCING" is advertised in bold. On the reverse is an image of a bubbling cocktail surrounded by decorated semi-circles. "Cocktail lounge" is printed below.

Inside, "Drive carefully we want you to come back!" is printed in gray.
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1990
Material Cardboard/Paper/Ink
Made United States
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Douglas), Omaha
Inscription Text Pencil Spec. Co., Hoboken N.J.
Used USA: Nebraska (Douglas), Omaha
Height (in) 3.813
Length (in) 1.5
Search Terms Farnam Street (Omaha, NE)
History 20th century was a cocktail lounge that used to be located at 2553 Farnam in Omaha.
Credit line The Family of Lois L. Westfall
Collection Lois L. Westfall