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Advertiser:
Berry Brothers, Ltd. (Detroit, Mich.)  Search this
Names:
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Container:
Box 1, Folder Berry Bros
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
English  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Scottish  Search this
Dutch  Search this
Russians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Trade cards
Place:
Detroit (Mich.)
Scope and Contents:
Uncle Sam at left giving John Bull some varnish. Other nationalities in background: Holland walking away at right with can of varnish. Back text lists four kinds of varnish for sale. Possibly made for or distributed at at the Chicago World's Fair of 1893, although there is no evidence of this connection on the card.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0000166 (AC Scan No.) AC0060-0000167 (AC Scan No.)
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
advertising  Search this
Paint  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character) in art  Search this
John Bull (Symbolic character)  Search this
Globalism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Trade cards -- 19th century
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Paints, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Paints
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Paints / 1: Business Records and Marketing Material / B
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep876f41be7-c67f-480b-a898-0d4342cfc712
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-paints-ref616