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TitleKansas City Soap Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for the Kansas City Soap Co. showing a large silver moon with face in a dark sky frowning as a dog runs away from it. One of two cards with similar image. Back of card has a four-stanza poem called "Mother's Appeal" about a laundry soap called "Water Queen." No address is given.
ProductWater Queen Soap
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Household soap
Local Subject(s)Kansas City Soap Company
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions8 x 13 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Company NotesAddress: 123, 125, 127 Armstrong Street, Kansas City, Kansas (see MVSC Q097 E61, page 101)
See AlsoSC3, Box 9, Scrapbook 4, pages 60, 85 and Scrapbook 5, page 73, 145
LocationSC3, Box 2, Soap
BarcodeFront: 10019955; Back: 10019957
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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AcknowledgementThis project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.