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Accession number A2003.034
Collection Norman Erickson Small Collection
Title Personal Collection Items
Catalog Number A2003.034
Object Name Documents
Credit line Collection of the AAMI - Gift of Norman Erickson
Dates of Creation undated
Access Conditions Open for research
Copyrights no known restrictions
Scope & Content This collection contains a variety of racist items from postcards to pictures.
-Photocopies of racist valentines
-Two Arbuckle bros. coffee co. racist postcards
-Lincoln centennial souvenir Emancipation Proclamation 1809-1909 postcard
-postcard and envelope of the USS Adm. N.S. Benson
Biographical History Mr. Erickson is a local white civil war buff with a general interest in history. He purchased these items in an antique shop.
Subjects Postal cards
Racism
Advertising
Search Terms Racism
Postcards
Advertising
Racist advertising
Civil Rights Nadir
Cedar Rapids
Racism
Classification Racism
Postcards