Fan

Fan
Fan
Title
Fan
Date 
1890-1920
Medium 
Wood, paper
Dimensions 
13 x 7 x 1/4 in.
Description 
This woman's hand fan is made of paper with a wood handle. One side has a color print of a woman and girl feeding lambs with a baby bottle surrounded by a gray feather patterned border. The reverse reads "Bird's Business Institute/ 2804-6-8 Third Bet. 147th and 148th Streets/ A School Recommended by its Graduates", with a list of skills taught including shorthand, bookkeeping and penmanship.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1457
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group