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Title
Lautz Bro's and Co's Soaps, Buffalo N.Y.
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

African-American Advertising

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880 - 1900 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-Adv
Topics
African Americans
Grooming
Cosmetics & soap
Wash tubs
Brooms & brushes
Genres
Advertisements
Trade cards
Ethnic stereotypes
Notes
Content: "Beat that if you can" "U.S.A."--lettered on image. "Use Acme Soap, cut full pounds. Best bar soap made." "D.L. Beck & Sons, commission and merchandise brokers. Agents for Lautz Bros. & Co's Soaps and Niagara Starch." "309 Sacramento St., San Francisco" "Ask for Niagara Starch, the purest, the sweetest, the best."--printed on verso.
Statement of responsibility: "Chas. Shields' Sons 20 & 22 Gold St., N.Y."--lettered on border.
Physical Description
Chromolithographs
Extent: 12 x 8 cm (4 3/4 x 3 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17180925
Barcode: 33333159328620
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9a19d130-c52e-012f-eff5-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1880: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lautz Bro's and Co's Soaps, Buffalo N.Y." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1880 - 1900. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb75-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lautz Bro's and Co's Soaps, Buffalo N.Y." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 20, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb75-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1880 - 1900). Lautz Bro's and Co's Soaps, Buffalo N.Y. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb75-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Lautz Bro's and Co's Soaps, Buffalo N.Y.