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Celluloid Cuffs Collars & Bosoms Water & Perspiration Proof [trade card]

view Celluloid Cuffs Collars & Bosoms Water & Perspiration Proof [trade card] digital asset number 1
Advertiser:
Waterproof Linen
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Culture:
Chinese
Type:
Trade cards
Date:
1880
1890
19th century
Notes:
In Box 16, Folder 1.
Summary:
Illustration: Man seated on ground with umbrella, mopping brow with handkerchief and another man standing in water, and dripping, his trousers apparently having shrunken, while a Chinese man with a long queue, holding two bundles of laundry, looks on. Advertising text for "Waterproof Linen" on verso.
Cite as:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Laundry
Collars
Celluloid
Clothing and dress
Celluloid--Collars
Racism
Local number:
AC0060-0000077 (AC Scan No.)
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977
Men's clothing (series) circa 1829-1971 [Warshaw, Isadore d. 1969]
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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