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Significance: The paddle is part of the 4quart Dazey butter churn commonly used by Island families in the 1940’s and 50’s.
Place of Manufacture: St. Louis, MO, USA
Accession Number: 2015.2
Donor: May Ellingsen Location: Permanent Exhibit
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