Max Rambod Inc.

Original Letters, Historical Documents, Photography & Rare Books Since 1989
pada, uacc, manuscript society Max Rambod

1880s African American Ad Card

Category: Notables
Item Number: 12732
Price: $150

Circa 1880s Black Advertising

A folded trade card from the 1880s for Chase and Sanborn Coffee. Chase and Sanborn Coffee is an American Coffee Company established in 1862. It claims to be the first coffee company to pack and ship roasted coffee in sealed tins. The trading card features an elderly African American holding a Chase and Sanborn coffee can saying, "My missus says dar's no good coffee in these yer parts. Specs she'll change 'er mine when she drinks SEAL BRAND." The back of the trading card has instructions and a caution warning. Excellent condition.

Click to Inquire

(818) 224-4555