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Men and women all admire ... [Bricklayer] [greeting card]

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Collector:
Norcross Greeting Card Company (New York (N.Y.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 9.5" x 6.9"
Type:
Vinegar Valentines
Greeting cards
Valentines
Date:
1880
1900
Circa 1890
Notes:
Public domain. Request reproduction permission from the Archives Center. Fees for commercial reproduction.
Organization:
In Series 2, Box 29, Folder Vinegar
Occupation:
Bricklayers
Summary:
Vinegar valentine, with image of a man laying bricks. Poem below image: "Men and women all admire / A man who is a brick, / But a mortar-spreading knave like you, / Is enough to turn one sick."
Cite as:
Norcross Greeting Card Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Bricklayers
Local number:
AC0058-0000050.tif (AC Scan No.)
See more items in:
Norcross Greeting Card Collection 1800-1981 (mostly ca. 1880-1900, 1920-1981)
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_360877

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