Title: B. S. Hungerford

Description: Advertising card for "B. S. Hungerford, Dealer in Fine Cigars & Confectionery, All the best brands of Imported and Domestic Cigars." Image on front is of an African American woman stopping her food preparations to smoke a pipe while an onlooker looks shocked. Caption says: "Mighty Dwaft Some Whar." Back of card is blank. Address given on front of card:
.."" 1031 Broadway,
.."" Kansas City, Mo...""

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Confectioneries; Cigars; Smoking; Ethnic stereotypes; African Americans;

Local Subject(s): Hungerford, B. S.;

Date: ca. 1880-1900

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 7 x 11 cm.

Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216

Location: SC3, Box 1, Confectioneries

Barcode: 10019291

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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