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Creators:
Park, E. Heath
Dates:
1861
July 2, 1861
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.CivilWar
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Holograph letter from E. Heath Park to his cousin, July 2, 1861. On stationery with image of "Col. Ellsworth" imprinted in red with motto "Union Now & For Ever" and a poem honoring him. Written from Camp Chase, Columbus, Ohio. Park writes about his enlistment in the Union army and gives a "short description of camp life."

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Creators:
Welsh, Robert Gilbert (poet)
Evening Telegram (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
May 31, 1909
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 9" x 6.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.CivilWar
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A poem entitled "The Passing of the Blue and the Gray" by Robert Gilbert Welsh published in The Evening Telegram, New York, Monday, May 31, 1909.

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Creators:
McLoughlin Bros. (publisher?)
Dates:
Circa 1890
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 9.3" x 6.9")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0058
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
McLoughlin Bros. (publisher?)
Dates:
Circa 1890
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 9.3" x 6.9")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0058
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Color cartoon Valentine card with dailogue balloons and poem below image. Creators unidentified, but possibly published by McLoughlin Brothers.

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Creators:
Hoffman, David
Hoffman, David
Boaz, Joyce
Boaz, Joyce
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Dates:
Circa 1898
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 5.5" x 3.6")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0281
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

African American man praying, with alligators behind him. With short poem in dialect. Copyright Curt Teich & Co., Inc.

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Creators:
Button, John, 1929-1982
Dates:
1964-2004
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.buttjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, photographs, and printed material regarding painter John Button.

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Creators:
Bell, R.W., Manufacturing Co.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (col., 13.5 x 7.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Advertising card. "R.W. BELL MFG. CO., BUFFALO, N.Y." Poem under illustration includes lines: "Friend Barney's a hod-carrier, and sure he's no mope. /... / As he thinks of a wash with the best cake of soap--BELL'S BUFFALO... " Illustration of man in dark pants and red shirt standing by a ladder and holding a hod, with a falling brick. On verso is a...

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Procter & Gamble Company
Procter & Gamble Company
Cox, Palmer, 1840-1924
Dates:
1884
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (b&w, 24 x 15 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0791
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Under "Proprietary Articles" title. Humorous poem with black-and-white illustration (lithograph?), signed by Palmer Cox: Sultan speaking with well-dressed white man.

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Procter & Gamble Company
Procter & Gamble Company
Cox, Palmer, 1840-1924
Dates:
1884
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (b&w, 24 x 16 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0791
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

"Proprietary Articles" heading. Illustration: Man with bar of Ivory stops man on donkey. With humorous poem.

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Creators:
Procter & Gamble Company
Procter & Gamble Company
Wiles, Irving R.
Dates:
1885
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (b&w, 24 x 16 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0791
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Reproduction of a drawing: Man in 18th-century costume at barber's. With humorous poem. On "Proprietary Articles" page.