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Baby's feeding-bib.

Image ID: 826274

Baby's feeding-bib. (1883)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Baby's feeding-bib.

Published Date

: 1883

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11 x 14 cm. (4 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "By Mrs. Jane Weaver." "This model for a baby's feeding-bib is to be made of white flannel, bordered with herring bone-stich in white, red, or blue French working cotton. The fringe is also of the same cotton. Bibs should always be made of flannel, particularly when babes are cutting teeth; if made of cotton, the saliva constantly pouring from a baby's mouth saturates the bib, and chills the child -- this is not the case w ....
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Original Source

: From The Peterson magazine. (Philadelphia : Charles J. Peterson, 1842-1898) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- infants' wear -- 1899 & earlier

Source Description

: 2 folders (61 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-Inf-18

Digital ID

: 826274

Record ID

: 703778

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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