Kaufman Bros.

Description (Brief)
Celluloid notebook featuring an image of a woman in hat and jacket beside red flowers that may be cherry blossoms. Print on back advertises: "Printzess Distinction in Dress. This label on any coat or suit guarantees perfect fit-- shape retaining quality and two seasons satisfactory wear."
The Printz-Biederman Company of Cleveland, makers of the "Printzess" garments for women, was founded in 1893 by Moritz Printz and Joseph Biederman. The Printz-Biederman Company was widely known for its method of dealing with employees. The workers had a direct voting voice in all matters that affected their welfare.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
after 1903
advertiser
Kaufman Bros.
maker
Kaufman Bros.
place made
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
United States: Washington, Aberdeen
referenced
United States: Washington, Aberdeen
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 cm x 7.5 cm; 1 15/16 in x 2 15/16 in
overall: notebook: 1/16 in x 2 in x 3 in; .15875 cm x 5.08 cm x 7.62 cm
overall: back cover: 1/16 in x 1 15/16 in x 2 15/16 in; .15875 cm x 4.92125 cm x 7.46125 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.0473
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0473
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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