M.Leddy + museum-of-supplies   19

A mystery supply
The mystery item in this photograph is a household object of sorts that I turned into a “supply” — something at home in the world of stationery and office supplies.
ink  Museum-of-Supplies  stationery 
11 days ago by M.Leddy
C. & E.I. pencil
A pencil from the Chicago and Eastern Illinois Railroad.
Museum-of-Supplies  pencils  trains 
11 weeks ago by M.Leddy
Esterbrook erasers
Long before I bought these erasers (from a fading stationery store), they had hardened into uselessness. They’re just right for erasing nothing.
erasers  Museum-of-Supplies  supplies 
may 2016 by M.Leddy
Pentel Quicker Clicker
From the Museum of Supplies, a roughly thirty-year-old mechanical pencil.
Museum-of-Supplies  pencils 
august 2014 by M.Leddy
Dr. Scat
“Typewriter Platen Roll and Type Cleaner is powerful stuff. It is made of ten parts ool-ya-koo, five parts shoo-bitty-oww, and one part zot. Any more zot and the bottle would have exploded by now.”
Museum-of-Supplies 
january 2014 by M.Leddy
National’s et cetera
National “Fuse-Tex” Skytint 516 Red & Blue. Really.
Museum-of-Supplies  pencils 
january 2013 by M.Leddy
Illinois Central Railroad Pencil
A railroad pencil, and the role of the Illinois Central in blues
blues  Illinois  Museum-of-Supplies  music  pencils  stationery  trains  writinginstruments 
december 2009 by M.Leddy
A Mad Men sort of man, sort of
Another exhibit from the Museum of Supplies: Beach's "Common Sense" Traveler's Expense Book
dowdyworld  Museum-of-Supplies  stationery 
september 2009 by M.Leddy
Fineline erasers
An old container for erasers, from the Museum of Supplies
dowdyworld  Museum-of-Supplies  stationery 
july 2009 by M.Leddy
Rite-Rite Long Leads
Pencil leads, from the imaginary Museum of Supplies
Museum-of-Supplies  pencils  dowdyworld 
march 2009 by M.Leddy
Real Thin Leads
A pencil-lead package from years and years ago
dowdyworld  Museum-of-Supplies  pencils  stationery  typography 
february 2009 by M.Leddy

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