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Catalog Number 74-18619
Accession number 74-18619
Object Name Card, Collecting
Collection San Jose Master Catalog
Title The Singer Manufacturing Co. trade card: Algeria
Date 1892/ /
Year Range from 1892
Year Range to 1892
Description Part of a series of cards from Singer depicting people of foreign countries using Singer sewing machines. A description of Algeria is given on the reverse, ending "Even on this far off coast of Africa, the civilizing influence of our 'Singer' is felt, and our Agent has supplied the native as well as French inhabitants with thousands of Singer Machines."
Level of description Item
Subjects Colonies
Sewing machines
Sewing machine industry
Africa
Collecting cards
Public relations (LCSH)
Extent of Description 5.25" x 3.25"