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At first, the infant, / Mewling and puking in the nurse's arms. [Advertising card.]

view At first, the infant, / Mewling and puking in the nurse's arms. [Advertising card.] digital asset number 1
Advertiser:
Cragin, I.L., & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Author:
Shakespeare, William 1564-1616
Physical description:
1 item, col., 13 x 8 cm
Type:
Advertising cards
Date:
1850
1900
Summary:
"Card No. 1" from a set of seven,Woman holding naked baby in rocking chair. For Dobbins' Electric Soap. Card 1.
Illustration: Elderly woman wearing mobcap and slippers, presumably a nanny, holds infant while dipping sponge in water basin. Verso of card contains an expansion of the Shaekespearean quotation on the obverse, followed by text advertising Dobbins' Electric Soap. Both sides of card shown in scan above..
Topic:
Older people
Infants
Soap
Nannies
Children in advertising
Local number:
Ivorydata4 951
0300600122 (Scan No., for both face and verso)
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Soap series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana 1838-1953
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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