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Creators:
Hassan Corktip Cigarettes
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 3-1/8" x 2-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tobacco
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Undated cigarette trading card, HASSAN Corktip Cigarettes, "Cowboy Series". Bold rendering of cowboy wearing sombrero, twirling lariat.

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

A female figure in patriotic dress, holding a shield marked "invention," points to the "cheap labor" text, while a Chinese man at left holds his head, possibly weeping, while Uncle Sam looks on with a smile. A sign says "Gon Up / Chinese / laundry" and the caption at the bottom is: "'Othello' s occupation gone' the handwriting on the wall."

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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

Color image of woman in kimono, with a poem, possibly intended as an advertising jingle, at bottom. Text advertsing J & P Coats' Best Six Cord Thread and picture of a spindle of thread on verso.

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Dates:
1860-1863, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0058
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet (consisting of 1 box.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Playing
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Playing Cards forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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

Uncle Sam sitting on left, fat Chinese man on right, drinking tea, with teapot next to foot. Chinese man's back to viewer, wearing red shirt. Uncle Sam, in top hat, blue cutaway coat, and plaid pants, looks nervous or apprehensive.

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Creators:
Babbitt, B.T.
Bufford
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (col., 10 x 13.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Advertising card for B.T. Babbitt's Best Soap and Soap Powder. Text on verso is captioned "Beautiful Tribute to Women." Image on front of children sledding in sleds built with Babbitt's soap powder boxes. Text is entitled "Beautiful Tribute to Women." Image of two children in balloon, dropping bars of soap over the side. The text is quoted from a s...

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Creators:
Bates, Charles F., & Co.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (col., 12 x 7.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two-sided advertising card. Illustration of dog washing puppies and hanging them out to dry, with caption on wooden washtub: "Be Jabers the Children all scream wid delight / It's the ---igant Soap that makes them so white." "Housekeepers' Notice" text on verso.