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Diary and Calendar, 1880
Diary and Calendar, 1880
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Brief Description: Miniature diary produced by Huntley & Palmers for 1880
Subject Date: 1880
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
Full Description: This miniature diary and calendar is one of the earliest that Huntley & Palmers produced as a promotional gifts for its customers. The diaries were often included within a tin of biscuits. The cover reflects a good example of graphic design using only two-colour printing and strong typography.
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 8.0cm, Width: 5.0cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, advertising, communication <writing>
Content Type: document
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.82.48
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_82_48~1_065-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
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