Clothing ephemera. Box 1.
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Box file containing items of ephemera in acid free sleeves. Includes an 1816 advertisement for St. James's Bazaar in London, a cutting (George I) about the sale of linen, Harness' electropathic belts on sale at The Electropathic and Zander Institute, Oxford Street, London, Dr. Carter Moffat's electric body belt, Pulvermacher's Hydro-electric voltaic chain (to relieve pain), corsets, Hahn's Corsets (Hahn Music Series), Harness's magnetic corsets and electric corsets, the Linea belt (for hiding men's sagging abdomens,1937), colostomy appliances, elastic hosiery, Pesco underwear, Owen Electric Belt and Appliance Company (illustrated envelope, 1893).