B.T. BABBITT'S SOAP POWDER : TRADEMARK 1776.

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B.T. Babbitt's Soap Powder : Trademark 1776.

Chromolithograph, c.1870s.
Card size 4 x 5 5/16" (10.1 x 13.6 cm).
Good condition, small ding in the lower left corner.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 97530
Price: $45.00
Publisher :
This item is a trade card for B.T. Babbitt's Best Soap. Printed on the back are instructions on how to effectively use the product for different tasks, such as washing dishes and clothing.

Benjamin Talbot Babbitt was an American inventory and entrepreneur who made his mark in the soap industry in the 19th century. Cleaver and unique marketing tactics aided in his success, and made his company a household name.
18th-19th Century Subjects , Ephemera , Trade Cards