Paper toy:Jockey / Horse

H. A. Thomas & Wylie Lith. Co.ca. 1895

The Strong National Museum of Play

The Strong National Museum of Play
Rochester , United States

The development of chromolithography in the last years of the 19th century ushered in an era of inexpensive printing that manufacturers exploited to market their wares. Advertisements in magazines and newspapers broadcast convenient foods and consumer goods, but many companies also used trade cards shaped like paper dolls and toys to sell their products.


  • Title: Paper toy:Jockey / Horse
  • Creator: H. A. Thomas & Wylie Lith. Co.
  • Date Created: ca. 1895, ca. 1895
  • Location: Toledo, OH, Toledo, OH
  • Subject Keywords: Brownie, horse, jockey, Brownie, horse, jockey
  • Type: More Toys, More Toys
  • Medium: chromolithographed paper, die cut
  • Object ID: 74.884, 74.884
  • Artist: Palmer Cox

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