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2007/141/2 Booklet, 'Growing Up and Liking It', paper / metal, published by Johnson and Johnson Pty Ltd, Australia, 1964. Click to enlarge.

Educational booklet

Made by Johnson & Johnson Pty Ltd in Australia, Oceania, 1964.

This booklet was produced in 1964 by Johnson and Johnson, as a guide to ‘growing up’.

Mothers often teach their daughters about menstruation by handing them a booklet on the subject. Manufacturers of sanitary napkins also published booklets about menstruation as a vehicle for promoting their products, such as the ‘Growing up and Liking It’ booklet produced by Johnson and Johnson Pty Ltd. These booklets were made to discuss menstruation (the company offering their own products as hygienic soluti...

Summary

Object No.

2007/141/2

Object Statement

Booklet, 'Growing Up and Liking It', paper / metal, published by Johnson and Johnson Pty Ltd, Australia, 1964

Physical Description

This soft cover staple bound booklet was produced by Johnson and Johnson Pty Ltd as a young woman's guide to menstruation and puberty. The front cover shows a picture of a young woman's face.

Marks

Inside back cover:
Johnson and Johnson
The most trusted name in personal products
Makers of Modess napkins, modess belts, meds tampons, carefree tampons, modess sanitary panties and briefs.

Dimensions

Height

180 mm

Width

135 mm

Depth

3 mm

Production

Notes

The booklet was published by Johnson and Johnson Pty Ltd in 1964.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs Judy Keena, 2007

Acquisition Date

4 October 2007

Cite this Object

Harvard

Educational booklet 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 15 October 2019, <https://ma.as/366671>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/366671 |title=Educational booklet |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=15 October 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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