Hale's "Clever Clothes Shop"

Description (Brief)
Celluloid envelope with blue print. On one side is an image of a woman's profile and Edward Hoch's attributed quote that begins, "There is so much bad in the best of us ..." An advertisement is on the reverse. The envelope contains a celluloid sleeve and a strip of material. It is an advertising piece for Hale's "Clever Clothes Shop" of Kingston, N.Y.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
after 1905
advertiser
Hale, Chas. E
maker
Whitehead & Hoag Company
place made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
referenced
United States: New York, Kingston
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3.5 cm x 6 cm; 1 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 3/8 in x 1/16 in; 5.715 cm x 3.4925 cm x .15875 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.0519
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0519
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Celluloid
Advertising
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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