Fingerman collection of ephemera

About this collection

Assembled by collectors Arlene and Gerald Fingerman, the collection consists of mixed-format ephemera from various endeavors within American culture, primarily the manufacturing and selling of products or services. Advertising cards and labels compose a large portion of the collection, but it also includes billheads, blotters, bookmarks, business cards, catalogs, checks, envelopes, flyers, letterheads, newsletters, packaging, postcards, and stamps. The collection has not been digitized in its entirety. For a detailed description of the entire collection, click here to view the finding aid.

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Planet Jr. farm and garden tools
Flyer for Planet Jr. farm and garden tools. Illustration shows a planet Earth with insects, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Canfield dress shields
Advertising card for Canfield dress shields made by Canfield Rubber Co. of Middletown, Connecticut. Illustration shows a woman and child., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clinching Screw Fastened shoes
Advertising card for clinching screw fastened shoes sold by H.A. Warriner of Warren, Massachusetts, seller of boots, shoes, and rubbers., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder: 'Eggspectation'
Advertising card for Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder of Portland, Maine. Illustration shows frog looking at an egg., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder: 'Caught!'
Advertising card for Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder of Portland, Maine. Illustration shows frog eating egg with angry duck nearby., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder: 'A Fowl Blow'
Advertising card for Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder of Portland, Maine. Illustration shows duck head butting frog., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder: 'Eggspatiation'
Advertising card for Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder of Portland, Maine. Illustration shows duck sitting on frog; frog has egg in its mouth., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder: 'Peacemaker'
Advertising card for Wing's Eclipse Baking Powder of Portland, Maine. Illustration shows duckling standing between frog and mother duck., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Aunt Sally Baking Powder
Advertising card for Aunt Sally baking powder. Illustration shows Old Mother Hubbard, no. 4., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Strawberry Jell-o
Flyer for strawberry Jell-o made by the Genesee Pure Food Company of Le Roy, New York. Illustration shows a woman holding molded Jell-o., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Farinaceous food
Advertising card for H .K. & F. B. Thurber Co, importers and manufacturers of farinaceous foods, such as tapioca, hominy, oatmeal, and vermicelli. Illustration shows a bird and a nest with eggs., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ceresota flour
Advertising card for Ceresota flour by the Northwestern Consolidated Milling Company of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Illustration shows a boy on a bench cutting a loaf of bread., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Potato chips
Packaging from potato chips from the Interstate Biscuit Company of Bronx, New York. Illustration shows a \"two way\" face - smiling right side up, and frowning upside down., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dr. Chilton's fever and ague cure
Label for Dr. Chilton's fever and ague cure of New York. Illustration is blue with gold lettering., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Moore's Throat & Lung Lozenges
Advertising card for Moore's Throat & Lung Lozenges from Dr. C. C. Moore of New York. Illustration shows a heron., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Hood's tooth powder
Advertising card for Hood's tooth powder by C. I. Hood & Company of Lowell, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a girl smiling through a newspaper advertisement., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Carter's Backache Plasters for Every Ache or Pain
Advertising card for Carter's Backache Plasters for Every Ache or Pain by the Carter Medicine Company of New York. Puzzle card with illustration showing a scene in which the reader must find animals hidden in the picture., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Carter's Little Nerve Pills for the Nervous & Dyspeptic
Advertising card for Carter's Little Nerve Pills for the Nervous & Dyspeptic by the Carter Medicine Company of New York. Puzzle card with illustration showing a scene in which the reader must find animals hidden in the picture., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ayer's pills
Advertising card for pills by Dr. J.C. Ayer & Company of Lowell, Massachusetts. Illustration is titled \"The fight for the standard\" and shows a cavalryman carrying the French flag and attacking another soldier on horseback., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ayer's Ague Cure
Advertising card for ague cure by Dr. J.C. Ayers & Co. of Lowell, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a cabin in a swamp with a rowboat., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ayer's cherry pectoral
Advertising card for cherry pectoral by Dr. J.C. Ayers & Co. of Lowell, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a girl standing under a cherry tree watching birds., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ayer's cherry pectoral
Advertising card for cherry pectoral by Dr. J.C. Ayers & Co. of Lowell, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a girl carrying a straw hat filled with cherries., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ayer's sarsaparilla
Advertising card for sarsaparilla by Dr. J.C. Ayers & Co. of Lowell, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a mother with children and a dog, while another woman administers medicine., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dr. D. Jayne's expectorant
Advertising card for Dr. D. Jayne's expectorant sold by J.M. Dyer of the Harpersfield Delaware Company of New York. Illustration shows Rebekah at the well., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ayer's Cathartic Pills
Advertising card for Ayer's Cathartic Pills by Dr. J.C. Ayer & Co. of Lowell, Massachusetts. Illustration shows seven nude babies packaging Ayers pills., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ayer's hair vigor
Advertising card for Ayer's hair vigor by Dr. J.C. Ayer & Co. of Lowell, Massachusetts. Illustration shows four mermaids using Ayer's hair vigor while a ship is sinking in the background., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dr. Jayne's expectorant
Advertising card for Dr. Jayne's expectorant sold by Frank E. Morgan of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Illustration shows Little Red Riding Hood., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Warner's Safe Cure
Advertising card for Warner's safe cure. Illustration shows boy riding a dog., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brown's iron bitters
Advertising card for Brown's iron bitters sold by W.B. Andrews of Orange, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a woman standing behind a column., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brown's iron bitters
Advertising card for Brown's iron bitters by the Brown Chemical Company of Baltimore, Maryland. Illustration shows a boy looking in a barrel at two puppies., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Burdock blood bitters
Advertising card for Burdock's blood bitters sold by S.L. Crockett of Norwar, Maine. Illustration shows a boy holding a bottle of Burdock blood bitters., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Columbia hair tonic
Label for Columbia hair tonic by the Columbia Perfume Company of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Illustration shows a woman with long hair., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Wheat bitters
Advertising card for wheat bitters prepared by Wheat Bitters Company of New York. Illustration shows a couple seated at an outdoor table., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Wheat bitters
Advertising card for wheat bitters prepared by Wheat Bitters Company of New York. Illustration shows a couple in a rowboat., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Malt bitters
Advertising card for malt bitters by the Malt Bitters Company of Boston, Massachusetts. Illustration shows cartoons illustrating the story of the House that Jack Built., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Halls Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer
Advertising card for Halls Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer by R.P. Hall & Company of Nashua, New Hampshire. Illustration shows a young woman surrounded by cherubs., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Halls Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer
Advertising card for Halls Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer by R.P. Hall & Company of Nashua, New Hampshire. Illustration shows a young woman outdoors., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dr. E. Rowell's Invigorating Tonic
Label for Dr. E. Rowell's Invigorating Tonic and Family Medicine prepared by Dr. E. Rowell Son & Company of East Franklin, Vermont and sold by Kimball Bros & Company of Enosburgh Falls, Vermont., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil
Advertising card for Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil. Illustration shows a woman wearing a turban., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Tarrant's seltzer aperient
Advertising card for Tarrant's seltzer aperient. Illustration shows a baby in a basket., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Sulphur bitters
Advertising card for sulphur bitters by A.P. Ordway & Company of Boston, Massachusetts. Illustration shows Mrs. President Cleveland., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Quaker bitters
Advertising card for Quaker bitters sold by T. Gray & Son of North Anson, Maine. Illustration shows a young woman titled \"The Brighton Belle.\", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Horsford's acid phosphate
Advertising card for Horsford's acid phosphate sold by Z.B. Tower of Boston, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a little girl., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Salko Hair Oil
Label for Salko Hair Oil by Salko Perfumer of St. Louis, Missouri. Illustration shows a young woman's head., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Buckingham's Dye for the Whiskers
Advertising card for Buckingham's Dye for the whiskers prepared by R.P. Hall & Company of Nashua, New Hampshire. Illustration shows a man with a white beard, then front of card folds down to reveal the same man with a dark beard., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Schenck's Pulmonic Syrup
Advertising card for Schenck's Pulmonic Syrup for consumption by Dr. Schenck. Illustration shows a branch of cherry blossoms., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Horsford's acid phosphate
Advertising card for Horsford's acid phosphate sold by Rumford Chemical Works of Providence, Rhode Island., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dr. E.C. Abbey's products
Advertising card for \"The Sexual System and its Derangements\" by Dr. E.C. Abbey of Buffalo, New York. Puzzle card with illustration showing a scene in which the reader must find animals hidden in the picture., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dr. F.W. Lange's Lactated Tissue Food
Bookmark advertising Lactated Tissue Food by Dr. F.W. Lange of Scranton, Pennsylvania. Illustration shows a boy dressed in Christmas clothing carrying a bell decorated with holly., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brown's Iron Bitters
Blotter advertising Brown's iron bitters. Illustration shows a mother at a desk with children., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Acme Hair Vigor
Label for Acme Hair Vigor prepared by Phil Eisemann of Lancaster, Pennsylvania., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Burdock Blood Bitters
Advertising card for Burdock's blood bitters. Illustration shows a woman wearing a feathered hat., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Burdock Blood Bitters
Advertising card for Burdock's blood bitters sold by W.W. Quackinbush. Illustration shows a woman wearing a feathered hat., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Parker's Ginger Tonic
Advertising card for Parker's Ginger Tonic. Illustration shows a woman in a yellow hat., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brown's Iron Bitters
Advertising card for Brown's iron bitters by the Brown Chemical Company of Baltimore, Maryland. Illustration shows Mrs. Langtry, the Jersey Lily., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Domestic Sewing Machine Co.
Advertising card for sewing machines manufactured by the Domestic Sewing Machine Company of Newark, New Jersey. Illustration shows a mother sitting at a sewing machine while children watch., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Sewing machine
Advertisement for sewing machine. Item is shaped like a butterfly and reads \"Simplest and Best the Light Running New Home Sewing Machine.\", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Sewing machine
Advertisement for sewing machine. Item is shaped like a leaf and reads \"It's Durability Demonstrated It's Success Without a Parallel It's Sale 100,000 Machines Per Annum - The White is King.\", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Shrimpton's Needles
Packaging from Shrimpton's Helix Needles by A. Shrimpton & Sons of New York, New York. Illustration shows cherubs with needles, spools of thread, and dress labels. Needles are still in package., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's spool cotton thread
Advertising card for cotton spool thread by Clark O.N.T. Illustration shows boys flying a kite., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
A. H. Rice & Co. silk products
Advertising calendar card for silk braid, trim, thread, embroidery, etc by A.H. Rice & Company of Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a view of the A.H. Rice & Co. factory on the front, and a calendar for 1899 on the back., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats spool cotton thread
Advertising card for spool cotton thread by J. & P. Coats. Illustration shows a ship pulling a barge using Coats' thread as a tow line on the front, and a calendar for 1880-1881 on the back., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats thread
Advertising card for six cord thread by J. & P. Coats. Illustration shows a woman's face in a flower., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark's spool cotton thread sold by George A. Clark. Illustration is titled \"A favorite with the ladies\" and shows a baby holding a rattle made of a spool of thread, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark's spool cotton thread by Clark O.N.T. Illustration shows a child with a drum made of a spool of thread., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Corticelli silk thread
Advertising card for Corticelli sewing silk and Florence knitting silk. Illustration shows a man lowering a woman from a building using Corticelli silk thread., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark's O.N.T. spool cotton thread sold by J.N. Robinson of Newburyport, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a man on a horse lassoing a bull using thread., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark's O.N.T. spool cotton thread. Illustration shows a girl sewing a boy's pants., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats' Thread
Advertising card for J. & P. Coats' thread. Illustration shows a rainy day with people under umbrellas. Text on back of card is in German, and lists available colors of Coats' thread., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats' Thread
Advertising card for J. & P. Coats' thread. Illustration shows an old woman with a boy carrying a box of spools of thread., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats' Thread
Advertising card for J. & P. Coats' thread. Illustration shows three children pulling a wagon with wheels made of spools of thread., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats spool cotton thread
Advertising card for J. & P. Coats spool cotton thread. Illustration shows Liliputians tying down Gulliver using Coats' thread. Back shows chart of thread and needle numbers for various brands of sewing machines., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark's O.N.T. spool cotton thread sold by George A. Clark. Illustration shows a baby on the floor with a basket., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark's O.N.T. spool cotton thread sold by George A. Clark. Illustration shows men racing in wagons with spools of thread for wheels pulled by goats. Back of card shows a calendar for 1879., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Willimantic Thread
Advertising card for Willimantic thread. Illustration shows two children in a horse-drawn wagon., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Willimantic Thread
Advertising card for Willimantic thread sold by W.H. Baltzel of Lyons, New York. Illustration shows a cherub flying above Earth with thread in hand., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats thread
Advertising card for J. & P. Coats spool cotton thread. Illustration shows woman pulling mule with Coats' thread. Back shows chart of thread and needle numbers for various brands of sewing machines., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats six cord thread
Advertising card for J. & P. Coats six cord thread. Illustration is titled \"The Champion\" and shows a child with a rifle. Back shows chart of thread and needle numbers for various brands of sewing machines., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats six cord thread
Advertising card for J. & P. Coats six cord thread. Illustration shows children on a see-saw using a spool of thread as a base. Back lists colors of thread available., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark O.N.T. spool cotton thread. Illustration shows a spool of cotton thread surrounded by children., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's mile-end spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark's mile-end spool cotton thread sold by Thomas Russell & Company of New York. Illustration shows a couple standing with peacock feathers. Back shows calendar for 1883., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's mile-end spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark's mile-end spool cotton thread sold by Thomas Russell & Company of New York. Illustration shows a boy serenading a girl at a window. Back shows calendar for 1883., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Star braid trim
Advertising card for Star braid trim. Illustration shows a boy holding onto a spool of braid., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats thread
Advertising card for J. & P. Coats thread. Illustration shows a baby powdering a dog's nose. Back shows chart of needle and thread numbers for various brands of sewing machine., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Willimantic Thread
Advertising card for Willimantic thread sold by Mrs. M.M. Smith of Concord, New Hampshire. Illustration shows a baby holding a parachute., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
J. & P. Coats thread
Advertising card for J. & P. Coats thread sold by Garrison & Simmonds of Waterloo, New York. Illustration shows a girl on a swing with spools of thread nearby., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Willimantic Thread
Advertising card for Willimantic thread. Illustration shows a mother bird and baby bird walking through town carrying a spool of thread., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Clark's mile-end spool cotton thread
Advertising card for Clark's mile-end spool cotton thread sold by Thomas Russell & Company. Illustration shows a lighthouse with a spool of thread as a light., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Willimantic Thread
Advertising card for Willimantic thread sold by Perhune Dry Goods of New York. Illustration shows Jumbo the elephant being pulled by Willimantic thread., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Babbitt's soap
Advertising card for soap by B.T. Babbitt, 1776, of New York. Illustration shows a boy at an easel., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Jas. S. Kirk & Co. Soap Makers
Advertising card for Jas. S. Kirk & Co. Soap Makers of Chicago, Illinois. Illustration is titled \"American Family\" and shows a family of eagles dressed in patriotic clothing., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Soapine
Advertising card for Soapine by Kendall Manufacturing Company of Providence, Rhode Island. Illustration shows a washerwoman sitting by a stove as cherubs clean clothes., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Babbitt's soap
Advertising card for soap by B.T. Babbitt, 1776, of New York. Illustration shows an American soldier dressed in a Revolutionary War uniform., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Babbitt's baby soap
Advertising card for baby soap by B.T. Babbitt, 1776, of New York. Illustration shows a French woman handing a box of soap over a wall to a man., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pearline soap
Advertising card for Pearline soap manufactured by James Pyle of New York. Illustration shows a little boy kissing a little girl., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pearline soap
Advertising card for Pearline soap manufactured by James Pyle of New York and sold by Thomas Drew of South Hanover, Massachusetts. Illustration shows a little girl drumming on a box of Pearline., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Soapine
Advertising card for Soapine by Kendall Manufacturing Company of Providence, Rhode Island. Illustration shows a woman dusting a fireplace mantel - display on mantel spells out \"Soapine.\", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Smith Brothers Pure Borax
Advertising card for borax manufactured by Smith Brothers and sold by William T. Coleman & Company of New York and San Francisco. Illustration shows a man assisting a woman., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Babbitt's soap
Advertising card for soap by B.T. Babbitt of New York, New York. Illustration is titled \"Soap for all nations\" and shows a man offering soap to a woman with a maid behind her., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Babbitt's soap
Advertising card for soap by B.T. Babbitt of New York, New York. Illustration is titled \"Soap for all nations\" and shows a man offering soap to a woman., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Babbitt's soap
Advertising card for soap by B.T. Babbitt of New York, New York. Illustration is titled \"Soap for all nations\" and shows a man offering a box of soap to four women., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Soapine
Advertising card for Soapine manufactured by the Kendall Manufacturing Company of Providence, Rhode Island. Illustration is titled \"The Dirt Killer\" and shows a beached whale. Back is in English and German., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ivorine soap
Advertising card for Ivorine soap by the J.B. Williams Company of Glastonbury, Connecticut. Illustration shows a girl washing laundry in a wash tub., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Soapine
Advertising card for Soapine soap manufactured by the Kendall Manufacturing Company of Providence, Rhode Island. Illustration shows a woman hanging laundry on a clothesline; items on line spell out \"Soapine.\", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Fingerman ephemera collection (Accession 2009.213), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807

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