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To cure the Chinese famine he acknowledges the "Fame In" Paragon Dried Beef [trade card]

view To cure the Chinese famine he acknowledges the "Fame In" Paragon Dried Beef [trade card] digital asset number 1
Advertiser:
Henry Mayo & Co
Subject:
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Culture:
Chinese
Type:
Trade cards
Date:
1880
1900
Notes:
In Box No. 3, Folder Mayo, Henry.
Summary:
On left stands an emaciated Chinese man in kuli hat with queue, behind him are two presumably dead Chinese men and a pagoda off in the distance. In the right foreground stands Uncle Sam (blue jacket, red/white striped pants) offering the Chinese man Paragon Dried Beef.
Cite as:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Famines in mass media
Advertising
Meat
Dried beef
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character) in art
Local number:
AC0060-0000139.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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