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Trade card for J. & P. Coats' Thread 40, location unknown, undated

EP001.01.102.04.02.021 (RS159907)

Description

The card promotes Coats' Fast Black Spool Cotton for holding its color through wear and washing. Children walking in the rain contemplate the merits of using the thread on umbrellas.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 2 3/4 x 4 inches
Dimensions
2 3/4x 4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Helen Grady, March 26, 1985.
GUSN
267990
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.04.02.021

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
children (people by age group)
sewing (process)
thread
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Notions (Merchandise)

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