Fan

Fan
Fan
Title
Fan
Date 
1896
Medium 
Wood, paper
Dimensions 
13 1/2 x 7 x 1/4 in.
Description 
This woman's hand fan is made of paper and has a wood handle. Both sides of this bright yellow fan are covered with various advertisments. One side is titled "Foresters Of America" and includes the program for a musical performance, ads for "Perlhefter Wines and Liquors", "The Rowland Cylce Co.", Cigars, stoves , and "H.A. Tiemann Apothecary". The reverse has the second part of the musical program, and ads for "Dr. M.T. Zoole, Physician", "Kirby's Cigars", and the "Twenty-third Ward Bank". This sides reads "At Brommer's Union Park Annex, Friday Eve'g, August 14th, 1896".
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1446
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group