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Dennis Manochio Fireworks Collection, ca. 1920s-1940s

Collector:
Manochio, Dennis
Subject:
Little Bo-Peep (Fictitious character)
Superman (Fictitious character)
Sambo (Fictitious character)
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. : 2 boxes
Culture:
Asians
Chinese
Type:
Labels
Collection descriptions
Pictorial works
Packaging
Date:
1900
ca 1920s-1940s
Notes:
Collector of patriotic ephemera and fireworks dealer.
Summary:
Fireworks packaging, labels, wrappers and boxes. Many of the labels contain illustrations and logos with ethnic imagery, often stereotypical, and a variety of other subjects, as listed below.
Cite as:
Dennis Manochio Fireworks Collection, ca. 1920s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Gorilla
Logos (Symbols)
Horses--Logos (Symbols)
Coyote (Canis latrans)
Swallows
Hawks
Pirates
Anchors
Fireworks
Birds
Camels
Circuses (performances)
Cowboys
Cats
Dogs
Dragons
Elephants
Tigers
Lions
Roosters
Fishing
Rickshaws
Wheels
Ethnic imagery
Local number:
1996.3030 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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