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Creators:
Chase, Ernest Dudley, fl. 1920s
Holland, Frances
Holland, Frederic
Dates:
1924-1966
bulk 1930-1940
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0886
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of greeting cards, pictorial maps, and travel diaries by artist Ernest Dudley Chase. Chase created greeting cards for Clara Holland during their courtship and later marriage. The cards were hand painted by Chase in water color with cut- paper details. Many of the cards include romantic letters or poems composed by Chase.

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Creators:
Fairbank, N.K., Company
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (col., 10 x 20.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

"Birds of a feather flock together" motto above "Santa Claus Gifts. Illustration: five little girls sitting on tree branch with four birds. For Fairbank's Santa Claus Soap. Premium list on verso.

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Creators:
N.K. Fairbank Company
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink / Silver gelatin on paper., 5-3/4" x 3-1/4".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Hance Brothers & White
Dates:
1894
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (col., 10 x 7.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Hoffeld & Company
Dates:
1888
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (col., 12.5 x 7.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Color illustration: Woman stirring large cauldron. Large birds with vegetable bodies fly overhead. Sign near figure: "Gipsy [sic] / Camp / Bill of / FARE. / Boiled / Potatoes / & / Cabbage. " Text on verso: "Joseph K. Morris, / dealer in / Dry Goods, Groceries [etc.]

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Creators:
Williams, J.B., Company (Glastonbury, Conn.)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (col., 8 x 12.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Illustration: Black elephant being cleaned by monkeys while other animals look on. The animals include a lion, a giraffe, a tiger, two ostriches, a turtle, a camel, and a hippopotamus. The product advertised is Ivorine soap.

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Creators:
Pears' Soap
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (col., 22 x 13.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

4 bookmarks attached at top. All feature a hand. Tape on verso holding bookmarks together. Verso includes testimonials from Erasmus Wilson and John L. Milton and text, "20 Highest Possible Awards / From 1851 down to 1890."

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Creators:
J.H. Bufford's Sons
Stanton
Dates:
1877
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tea
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Three Asian men with paints in multicolored kimonos. One man forcefully paints the face of another while the third man watches.

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Creators:
J.H. Bufford's Sons
Stanton
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tea
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Lone Japanese man with fishing pole, looking with surprise at eel he caught. Crane flies in background. Man wearing brown kimono with yellow clover design and blue sash.

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Creators:
Grump Label Co.
Urben, J.P. (Allegheny City, Pa.)
Beymer, Bauman & Co. (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Paints
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

3 cartoon panels, advertising white lead paint. Each has a separate caption or text. Top left depicts 2 Caucasian men painting brick wall red. Top right depicts Chinese man painting green fence white. Bottom panel shows men (embodying states) dancing around a large bucket of white paint.