This digital collection includes a small selection of materials from the Carter Litchfield Collection on the History of Fatty Materials. Most of the items here relate to the advertising and production of soaps, oils, food products, and other consumer products.
A selection of trade catalogs from this collection are also available online. Click here to view trade catlogs from the Litchfield Collection.
For more information and a complete listing of research material in the collection, please review the finding aid or call the Hagley Manuscripts and Archives Departmment at 302-658-2400 ext 330.
Image: Buchan's Carbolic Toilet Soap, circa 1880. Click to view