The Tricora corset, Bangor, ca. 1880

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The Tricora corset, Bangor, ca. 1880

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This advertising card describes the characteristics of the material tricora, and the qualities of corsets made from tricora. It is distributed by Wheelwright, Clark & Company of Bangor, Maine.

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  • Title: The Tricora corset, Bangor, ca. 1880
  • Creator: Wheelwright, Clark & Co.
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Town: Bangor
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 13 cm x 8 cm
  • Local Code: Ephemera--Trade cards; A81-20
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
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