Trade card for flour, produced by Washburn, Crosby Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Description

Trade card depicting two girls moving a barrel of Washburn's Superlative Flour. The room they are in is messy with onions and potatoes strewn on the floor. A cat is also rubbing one of the girl's legs. The slogan "we know a good thing when we see it" is printed on the bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

food
girls
trade cards (advertising)
advertisements

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000705
AccessID 929
Other identifier HNEDID-000705

Physical Description

1 trade card

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.045.01.01.003

Places

Minneapolis (Hennepin county, Minnesota)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Forbes Co. (Printer)
Washburn-Crosby Co. (Manufacturer)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)
advertisements

Other Organizations

Washburn-Crosby Co.

Subjects

Cats

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Ephemera: Trade Cards and Advertisements: Food: Baking Ingredients (Greg Smart)