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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

Date Created

1880s

Identifier

DP0015443

Extent

2 pages; 12 X 8 cm.

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