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

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Title:
Trade card for the Acme Tea Company, as sold by J. Buckley, Lowell, Mass., 1884
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.
Manufacturer:
Acme Tea Company
Date:
1884
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Ephemera
Genre:
trade cards (advertising)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
racial discrimination
tea
African Americans
J. Buckley (Lowell, Mass.)
J.H. Bufford & Co.
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
2 trade cards : chromolithograph
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Identifier:
190974
Call #:
EP001.01.045.02.01.003