Beverly Partridge Shopping Bag Collection, 1970s-1990
5 cu. ft
6 flat oversized boxes
Mrs. Beverly Partridge is a resident of Canon City, Colorado. While working as a housewife she continues to collect shopping bags as well as Irish Beelleck china and swizzle sticks.
Shopping bags from some major department stores, including Bloomingdale's, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, and Crabtree & Evelyn; representing a wide variety of businesses, primarily from New York and New Jersey.
Beverly Partridge Shopping Bag Collection, 1970s-1990, Archives Center, National Museum of American History