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The Resource Play-Doh pioneer : Joseph McVicker, Lee Slater

Play-Doh pioneer : Joseph McVicker, Lee Slater

Label
Play-Doh pioneer : Joseph McVicker
Title
Play-Doh pioneer
Title remainder
Joseph McVicker
Statement of responsibility
Lee Slater
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the pioneer of Play-Doh, Joseph McVicker. Follow the story from McVicker's childhood, his education at Brown University, joining his father's company Kutol Products, and his reinvention of the company's Kutol Wall Cleaner as Play-Doh. Learn how Play-Doh is made, who came up with the name, the role of Captain Kangaroo in Play-Doh's success, and about other Play-Doh products. McVicker's family, retirement, and pursuits in examining life's big questions are covered." -- Publisher's website
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Dewey number
  • 338.4/768872092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
710
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
T40.M45
LC item number
S53 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.7
Series statement
Toy trailblazers
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Play-Doh pioneer : Joseph McVicker, Lee Slater
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Born into the business -- A curious child -- Growing pains -- Life goes on -- A family legend -- A big idea -- Bright name, bright future -- Product placement -- The play-doh recipe -- Separate ways -- The shape of success
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781624039782
Lccn
2015030431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
1400898
System control number
ocn926105915
Label
Play-Doh pioneer : Joseph McVicker, Lee Slater
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Born into the business -- A curious child -- Growing pains -- Life goes on -- A family legend -- A big idea -- Bright name, bright future -- Product placement -- The play-doh recipe -- Separate ways -- The shape of success
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781624039782
Lccn
2015030431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
1400898
System control number
ocn926105915

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