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Trade card for the Acme Tea Company, as sold by J. Buckley, Lowell, Mass., 1884

EP001.01.045.02.01.003 (RS13181)

Description

This image employs racist stereotypes. This trade card for the Acme Tea Company depicts a woman frustrated with a man for yoking a plow to three hogs.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1884
Date Notes
Copyright date.
Physical Description
2 trade cards : chromolithograph
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Project number: HNE0104
Other identifier: Card no.468
GUSN
190974
Reference Code
EP001.01.045.02.01.003

Record details

Originator
Acme Tea Company (Manufacturer)
Other Organizations
J. Buckley (Lowell, Mass.)
J.H. Bufford & Co.
Descriptive Terms
racial discrimination
tea
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
African Americans
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Notes
Included in the Boston African Americana Project.
Location Note
Library and Archives: Advertisements: Trade Cards: Beverages

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