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Chinese men offering plates of cooked rats to Western man wearing top hat and smoking cigar [tradecard]

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Advertiser:
McFerran, Shallcross & Co
Physical description:
Ink on paper
2 item
Culture:
African Americans
Chinese
Type:
Two-dimensional graphics
Date:
1870
1880
Notes:
In Box 4, Folder 3.
Summary:
An African American man is holding the ham. Caption: "That is a fat rat, Chang-Whang, but excuse me / I always carry Magnolia Hams."
Cite as:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Rats
Meat
Ham
Local number:
AC0060-0000116-1.tif & AC0060-0000116-2.tif (AC Scan Nos.)
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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