Detergents ephemera. Box 2.

  • Ephemera

About this work


Box file containing items of ephemera in acid free sleeves. Includes advertisements for: J.B. Universal Cleaner, Lyptol and Gordenia (London Soap & Chemical Co. Ltd., Richardson Street, London, 1950), Quillaia, Sapolio (Enoch Morgan's Sons Co., 1890), Sutton's Compound Cream of Ammonia ( G.F. Sutton, Sons & Co. (Brandon Road, London, 1880s?) showing a black slave woman (the text refers to the "Massa") and her son washing in a tub in front of the cabin where they live, Furniture Cream, Toilet & Domestic Ammonia, Calvert's Carbolic Fluid (prevents fever), powder, ointment (for skin diseases), soaps, vaporiser (F.C. Calvert & Co., Manchester), Vim cleanser and polisher (Lever Brothers Ltd., Port Sunlight), Buffalo ammonia (American Bluing Co., Buffalo, N.Y.), Ecover "ecologically sound products" (Full Moon, Steyning, 1993), Flash Ultra Shine (Asda and Procter & Gamble, 1994), Brillo scouring pads (Tesco, 1993), Tesco dishwasher products (1992), Tesco household products (1993?), Tesco Down to earth range of detergents (1993).

Physical description

1 box ; 34 x 33 cm.


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