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Creators:
Cragin, I.L., & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Level:
item
Size:
1 Items (col., 13 x 8 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

"Card No. 1" from a set of seven,Woman holding naked baby in rocking chair. For Dobbins' Electric Soap. Card 1.

Illustration: Elderly woman wearing mobcap and slippers, presumably a nanny, holds infant while dipping sponge in water basin. Verso of card contains an expansion of the Shaekespearean quotation on the obverse, followed by text advertising Dobbins' Electric Soap. Both sides of card shown in scan above..

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Creators:
Donaldson Brothers (Five Points, New York)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 2-1/2 x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Men
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Donaldson Brothers imprint at bottom of one card, but another does not carry it (imprint does not show in the copy which was scanned). Donaldson Brothers card also has advertising text on verso, along with a rubber stamp imprint from Moore & Smith, Watertown, N.Y. Illustration shows Chinese men boarding boats, one with sail marked "off for China," ...

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Creators:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 2.0" x 3.5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Dinsmore, T.H.
Dates:
ca. 1886
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 2.8" x 4.7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.CivilWar
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Straiton & Storm
Giles Lith.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Music
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Man in comically tall hat, purple/yellow kimono, holding a fan horizontally in front of him. Trade card used to advertise cigars, similar image used by J & P Coats.

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Creators:
Corticelli
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Music
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Woman in red kimono, yellow sash, holding blue fan sits on flowering plant. Identified as Yum Yum.

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Creators:
Wemple & Kronheim
Funk & Lackey
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.PatentMedicines
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Trade card shaped as fan. Two Chinese men in tan/white and blue designed robes face each other, talking, holding hands. Background is yellow, red and blue. Back has red text advertising Althrop's Constitutional Tonic.

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Creators:
Fleury Medicine Co.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.PatentMedicines
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Chinese man/baby holding large, ovular white plate in left hand, across body, and chopsticks in right hand. He is looking right at a cat killing a mouse. Back of trade card has partially obscured text discussing the benefits of Wa-Hoo tonic.

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Creators:
Coats, J & P
Donaldson Brothers
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Thread
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Illustration: Woman in white kimono with light blue and yellow designs sitting on a large spool of thread. She is holding a spool in her left hand and has blue and red fans in her hair. There is a pagoda over her right shoulder. Four-line poem in top left corner of trade card. The moon, slightly above her head, contains the words "J&P Coats' Best S...

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Dates:
1944-1984
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.bocoleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art