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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
Uniform title:
Dobbins' Electric Soap
Physical description:
1 item, col., 13 x 8 cm
Type:
Advertising cards
Date:
1850
1900
Notes:
Good condition.
Organization:
Box 2, Folder 6, Series Soap
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..
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Older people
Infants
Soap
Nannies
Children in advertising
Local number:
Ivorydata4 951
0300600122 (Scan No., for both face and verso)
See more items in:
Soap series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana 1838-1953
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_245094

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