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Quaker Oats packing room, The American Cereal Co., Chicago, Illinois, 1893

EP001.01.064.01.01.020 (RS137756)

Description

Female workers sit at long tables packing the cereal cartons.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1893
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustration ; 5 x 7 1/2 inches
Dimensions
5x 7 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
314404
Reference Code
EP001.01.064.01.01.020

Record details

Originator
American Cereal Co. (Publisher)
Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Printer)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
food processing plants
women (female humans)
workers
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Breakfast cereals
Oats
Places
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)

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