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Knapp's / Root Beer / A Perfect / Temperance Drink. [sic] [Trade card.]

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Advertiser:
Knapp's Root Beer
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 5.9 x 2.6 in
Type:
Trade cards
Advertisements
Date:
1893
1890-1920
19th century
Summary:
Trade card cut in shape of a hand. Labeled on front: "How to read / the Lines of the Hand. / Compliments of / Knapp's Root Beer." It depicts a right hand palm with letters in different areas. The back of the hand (on the verso of the card) contains the key to the letters on the front. Each letter has several options, depending on the strength of the line.
Cite as:
Beverages series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Beverages--Advertising
Temperance
Root beer
Hand
Carbonated beverages
Drugs, Nonprescription
Patent medicines
Palmistry
Local number:
AC0060-0002306-01.tif (AC Scan, front)
AC0060-0002306-02.tif (AC Scan, verso)
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Beverages series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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