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trade card, Minnie Hauk for Coraline Corsets
  • United States
    Shober & Carqueville Lith. Co., printer
    active 1878–1884
  • trade card, Minnie Hauk for Coraline Corsets, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 120 x 73 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 3/4 x 2 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8108
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Description

This card depicts a well-dressed woman, Minnie Hauk.
The verso is an advertisement for Dr. Warner’s Coraline Corset. An image of cherubs playing around a corset is on the top half of the card. The corsets are sold by Sterl & Zahner in Abilene, Kansas.