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Mario Bufo Silverware Collection

 Collection
Identifier: TL040

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Scope and Contents

The Mario Bufo Silverware Collection consists of 2 boxes of 84 pieces of flatware from 41 different airlines. It dates from circa 1970-2000, with the majority of items coming from the 1980s and 1990s. The silverware is organized alphabetically by airline.

Dates

  • 1970-2000

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

The silverware comes from flights taken by the donor, Mario Bufo, primarily during the 1980s and 1990s.

Extent

2 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Mario Bufo Silverware Collection consists of 2 boxes of 84 pieces of flatware from 41 different airlines. It dates from circa 1970-2000, with the majority of items coming from the 1980s and 1990s. The silverware is organized alphabetically by airline.

Arrangement

Silverware is organized alphabetically by airline. A guide to the order of silverware on each tray is included in each box.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Mario Bufo.

Separated Materials

Donated menus were separated from the silverware collection and added to the Transportation Library Menu Collection.

Title
Guide to the Mario Bufo Silverware Collection
Author
Rachel Vigil
Date
April 2024
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Library Details

Part of the Northwestern University Transportation Library Repository

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