Photographic postcards in the Stay in Your Own Backyard set BAM/1/1525

Dated 1906-

Extent: 1 item

Description
Filed by Alternate Reference Number 2007.1

Two photographic postcards in the Stay in Your Own Backyard set. Depicts a blacked up 'negro' boy, modelled by donor's father c1906. Story tells of a black boy who cries because the white children will not play with him.
postcard;comic;song
product;image;postcard series
postcard
Stay In your Own Backyard


complete



paper


1454
published
Bamforth and Co
Holmfirth;W. Yorks;UK
England
Europe


donor
c.1906
Albert could remember into old age being blacked up to play what he called a 'picaninny' for the card.
1902
Booth, Albert
Europe
England
Holmfirth;W. Yorks;UK;W. Yorks;UK
modelled by

Category:
Illustrations

Access Conditions:
Original available: how to access.

Format:
Painting