Title: F. Menown Mfg. Co.
Description: Advertising 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.
Product: Kansas City Baking Powder
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Baking powder; Women;
Local Subject(s): Menown Brothers; F. Menown Manufacturing Company;
Printer: Carqueville Lithography Company
Date: ca. 1880-1900
Item Type: Advertising Card
Dimensions: 6 x 15 cm.
Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Location: SC3, Box 1, Baking Powder
Barcode: Front: 10019172; Back: 10019175
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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