Photo, Print, Drawing The great "scrub" race
About this Item
- The great "scrub" race
- Print with two images showing five women of various ethnic stereotypes engaged in a competition using different brands of mops; the woman using the "Eureka" mop outlasting the others. In the top image, one woman says, "No use, she's got a Eureka"; and adds in the bottom image, "I told you so!"
Created / Published
- , c1870.
- - Mops & mopsticks--1870
- - Women--Domestic life--1870
- - Contests--1870
- - Advertising--1870
- Ethnic stereotypes--1870.
- - A3875 U.S. Copyright Office.
- - Title from item.
- - Caption continues: Throw away your old mop and get a "Eureka" J.R. Drake & Co. Manufacturers. Hollister Building, Buffalo, N.Y.
- - Attributed to: Sage, Sons & Co. Lith. Print'g and Man'fg Co., Buffalo, N.Y.
- - Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D., 1870 by J.R. Drake & Co., in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D.C.
- - Copyright deposit number visible through paper secondary support.
- 1 print : lithograph, color, on paper ; on sheet 51.8 x 35.3 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- PGA - Sage, Sons & Co.--Great "scrub" race (C size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- pga 04084 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.04084
- cph 3a14783 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a14783
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-pga-04084 (digital file from original print) LC-USZ62-12418 (b&w film copy neg.)
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- Call Number: PGA - Sage, Sons & Co.--Great "scrub" race (C size) [P&P]
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The Great "Scrub" Race. , ca. 1870.  Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2009633692/.
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(ca. 1870) The Great "Scrub" Race. , ca. 1870.  [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009633692/.
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The Great "Scrub" Race.  Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2009633692/>.