Aunt Jemima

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In light of the brand disappearing, we thought it was important to see where she came from (The myth of the Mammy figure during slavery, and the minstrel show tradition), and the lives of the women who portrayed this character overvthe years.

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The Southern cook book of fine old recipes Retro Recipes, Old Recipes, Vintage Recipes, Cookbook Recipes, Baking Recipes, Recipies, Cake Recipes, Vintage Cooking, Vintage Food

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Excelsior Metal Polish for polishing and cleaning cutlery, brass, copper, tin-ware and all bright steel and metal work (image courtesy Boston Public Library)

Excelsior Metal Polish for polishing and cleaning cutlery, brass, copper, tin ware and all bright steel and metal work. [front]

File name: 10_03_001007a Binder label: Home Products Title: Excelsior Metal Polish for polishing and cleaning cutlery, brass, copper, tin ware and all bright steel and metal work. [front] Created/Published: Boston ; New York : Bufford Date issued: 1870-1900 (approximate) Physical description: 1 print : chromolithograph ; 14 x 9 cm. Genre: Advertising cards Subject: Women; Children; Cats; Pots & pans; Cleaning Notes: Title from item. Collection: 19th Century American Trade Cards Location…

Aunt Jemima Pancake Flour Ad - A racist ad undermining black people as unintelligent and/or care givers.

I'se in town honey!

One of hundreds of thousands of free digital items from The New York Public Library.

50 Damn Right Offensive Sexist and Racist Ads - Joyenergizer

Racism In 30 Vintage Ads

Warning: these advertisements use racial caricatures and xenophobia to sell otherwise innocuous items like Jell-O and Corn Flakes. In short, this is advertising at its very worst.

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Cream of Wheat - 19130900 Modern Priscilla

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Uncle Remus Syrup Tin Sign Black Americana Ad Country Kitchen Home Decor

Soft Water

Vintage advertising -- found in my mother's basement, flea markets and various corners of the Internet -- dusted off and displayed for your viewing pleasure.

The Grown Up Gerber Baby (And Other Food Logo Histories) Aunt Jemima Black History Facts, Black History Month, Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Aunt Jemima, Gerber Baby, African Diaspora, Logo Food, Before Us

The Grown Up Gerber Baby (And Other Food Logo Histories)

Did you ever wonder who were the original Gerber baby, Aunt Jemima, and Betty Crocker, and the reasons why their images evolved over the years?

Los Angeles Black Americana Pickaninny Orange Citrus Fruit Crate: Black boys and girls, with their "primitive" and unaffected tastes, were used to vouch for good food.

Los Angeles Black Americana Pickaninny Orange Citrus Fruit Crate Label Art Print

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From it's a recipe for Cherry Blush cake from Aunt Jemima. Now THIS looks like a cake I would seriously enjoy. Retro Recipes, Old Recipes, Vintage Recipes, Cake Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Desserts, 1950s Recipes, Baking Recipes, Vintage Cooking

Cherry Chip Cake

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White cake mix with maraschino cherries and buttercream frosting.

I had no idea that Aunt Jemima was a middle-aged man in drag.

Aunt Jemima's pancake flour.

One of hundreds of thousands of free digital items from The New York Public Library.

Higgins Soap for Cleaning Doors Black Americana Victorian Trade Card

Thursday. I use Higgins' soap on Thursday. When cleaning of the paint, for when de house am nice and clean, I feel just like a saint. [front]

File name: 10_03_000779a Binder label: Soap Title: Thursday. I use Higgins' soap on Thursday. When cleaning of the paint, for when de house am nice and clean, I feel just like a saint. [front] Created/Published: Boston : Forbes Co. Date issued: 1870-1900 (approximate) Physical description: 1 print : chromolithograph ; 12 x 8 cm. Genre: Advertising cards Subject: Women; Buckets; Household soap Notes: Title from item. Item verso is blank. Collection: 19th Century American Trade Cards Location…

Warning: these advertisements use racial caricatures and xenophobia to sell otherwise innocuous items like Jell-O and Corn Flakes. In short, this is advertising at its very worst.

1941 ... Mandy gives another chance!

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Ad for Servel Electrolux Gas Refrigerator 1941

Servel Electrolux Gas Refrigerator

A Natural gas refrigerator? It must not have been a very good idea, as i've never seen any nowadays......nowadays....I sound like a fogey.

41 Mind-Blowingly Racist Vintage Ads You Need To See

@absurdistwords on anti-blackness in media and advertising

As part of his #SaturdaySchool series, an eye-opening, and heartbreaking, look at structural racism as shown by major media and brand advertising.