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Thin Captain Biscuits, early twentieth century
 
   
Thin Captain Biscuits, early twentieth century
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Brief Description: Huntley & Palmers colour advertising sheet for Thin Captain Biscuits in English and Dutch
Subject Date: Early twentieth century
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: Thin Captain was one of several 'fancy biscuits' introduced in the early nineteenth century to meet a growing market for biscuits. The names given to these biscuits often reflected their traditional use as nutritional food that was suitable for long sea journeys.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 17.8cm, Width: 12.0cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, advertising
Content Type: leaflet
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.82.178
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_82_178~1_156-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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