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Japan [trade card]

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Advertiser:
Singer Manufacturing Company
Singer Manufacturing Company
Printer:
J. Ottomann Lith. Co
Subject:
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Culture:
Japanese
Type:
Trade cards
Place:
Japan
Date:
1892
19th century
Notes:
Sewing Machines, Box 3, Folder 1.
Summary:
Image of Japanese woman using Singer Sewing Machine to sew a brown Western men's jacket. Woman wears purple kimono with yellow and red undershift. Back contains brief text on the history of Japan. Card probably used at the Chicago World Exposition of 1893.
Topic:
Advertising
World expositions
Sewing machines
Kimonos
History
Local number:
AC0060-0000160-1.tif (AC Scan No.)
AC0060-0000160-2.tif (AC Scan No.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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