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Trade cards for Higgins' German Laundry, Chas. S. Higgins, 94 Wall Street, New York, New York, 1880

EP001.01.021.02.03.006 (RS110668)

Description

The image is from Gilbert & Sullivan's "H.M.S. Pinafore." The verse below the image begins "Whose praise Great Britain..." The card verso has the popular and electoral Presidential election results from 1824-1880 with an admonition to buy the Soap. The second card verso reads "For laundry and family use."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
3 trade cards ; 4 1/2 x 3 inches
Dimensions
4 1/2x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift, April 27, 1927.
GUSN
243359
Reference Code
EP001.01.021.02.03.006

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
laundries (businesses)
soap (organic material)
washing (cleaning)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)

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