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J & P Coats spool advertisement.

Publisher

J & P Coats

Description

Color, advertisement, black boy sitting on a large spool of black thread, two black crows in front "We never fade!!", J&P Coats. Sun in top right corner looking down at boy with a distraught face. Page 2 is the back of the advertisement for "fast Black Spool Cotton", holds information like "does it wear?" and "does it wash?" to which J. & P. Coat's assures that it's black "will hold its color as long as any fabric on which it can be used."

Subjects

Spool knitting -- Advertisements -- Advertising -- African American children -- Caricature -- Children, Black, in art -- Cartoons and children -- Children, Black -- Blacks -- Business -- Marketing -- African Americans in art -- African Americans -- Collectibles -- Ads -- Black children -- Black Americana -- Greenville (S.C.) -- 1880s

Identifier

DP0015443

Extent

2 pages; 12 X 8 cm.

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Location

John C. Hitt Library

Department

Special Collections & University Archives

Type

image

Comments

Is Part Of: African American Legacy: The Carol Mundy Collection, 1794-2010. UCF Special Collections Manuscripts - 5th Floor -- CFM2009_02

Use and Reproduction

This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce images and/or for copyright information contact Special Collections & University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, FL 32816, (407) 823-2576.

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