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Darkie Brand toothpaste.

Description

Metal sign of Darkie Toothpaste, black and white image of a black male in top hat, shirt & bowtie, with green background. "Darkie" is a toothpaste brand of Hawley & Hazel Chemical Company. Established in Shanghai in 1933 and later based in Hong Kong and Taiwan, Hawley & Hazel was acquired in 1985 by the US corporation Colgate-Palmolive. The date of this sign is unknown.

Subjects

Blacks -- Toothpaste -- Caricature -- Advertising -- Advertisement -- Business -- Marketing -- African Americans in art -- African Americans --Collectibles -- Darkie Toothpaste -- Black Americana

Date Created

1900s

Identifier

DP0015463

Extent

1 side

Side of Image

Front of Image

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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