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

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1884

Location Note

Library and Archives: Advertisements: Trade Cards: Beverages

GUSN

GUSN-190974

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

racial discrimination
tea
trade cards (advertising)

Additional Identification Number

Project number HNE0104
Other identifier Card no.468

Physical Description

2 trade cards : chromolithograph

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.045.02.01.003

Date Notes

Copyright date.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Acme Tea Company (Manufacturer)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Other Organizations

J. Buckley (Lowell, Mass.)
J.H. Bufford & Co.

Subjects

African Americans

Accruals Note

Included in the Boston African Americana Project.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Library and Archives: Advertisements: Trade Cards: Beverages