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TitleF. Menown Mfg. Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for F. Menown Mfg. Co. showing a woman sitting with a bird on her hand and an art nouveau border. Front of card says: "Kansas City Baking Powder. 'The Yellow Can.'" Lower right corner says: "Carqueville Litho. Co. Chicago" and lower left corner has number 14. Card is shaped like a bookmark and says "Bookmark" on bottom. Back of card has a picture of a can of Kansas City Baking Powder which says: "Every can guaranteed / Menown's / Kansas City Baking Powder / Price 25 Cents / Prepared by F. Menown Mfg. Co." and gives the address:
112 West Third St.,
K C, MO.
ProductKansas City Baking Powder
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Baking powder
Local Subject(s)Menown Brothers
F. Menown Manufacturing Company
PrinterCarqueville Lithography Company
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions6 x 15 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
LocationSC3, Box 1, Baking Powder
BarcodeFront: 10019172; Back: 10019175
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.