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Chinaman stepee on cat's tailee / and break Melican man's platee [caption at bottom] [trade card]

view Chinaman stepee on cat's tailee / and break Melican man's platee [caption at bottom] [trade card] digital asset number 1
Advertiser:
Union Pacific Tea Co
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Culture:
Chinese
Type:
Trade cards
Date:
1870
1890
19th century
Summary:
Chinese man with queue and cap, stepping on cat's tail (left foreground). In right background plates are falling. Image in red, blue and white--faded. On verso: Union's goods (tea, coffee, baking ingredients) in blue ink.
Topic:
Tableware
Advertising
Tea
Dry-goods
Coffee
Cats
Racism
Local number:
AC0060-0000206.tif (AC Scan No.: recto)
AC0060-0000207.tif (AC Scan No.: verso)
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Tea series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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