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  • Honest Cloth.

Created / Published

  • 1924


  • -  Textile fabrics
  • -  Business ethics
  • -  Law and legislation
  • -  Manuscripts


  • Manuscripts


  • -  A cover letter from the College of Agriculture, University of Wisconsin, accompanies a campaign handbook sent to Florence Kelley, general secretary of the National Consumers League, offering suggestions on how to campaign in support of truth-in-fabric legislation under consideration in the U.S. Congress in 1924. The handbook contains sample petitions to be used in lobbying congressmen, information on contacting the press, sample exhibits and posters, and sample letters. Selections reproduced as facsimile page images: 26 of 35 pages.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Microfilm accession #18,509 (Reel 50)
  • Container C4. Projects and Programs File. Folder: Consumers label and labeling - Honest cloth

Source Collection

  • National Consumers League records.


  • Manuscript Division

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Online Format

  • image
  • pdf
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Honest Cloth. 1924. Manuscript/Mixed Material.

APA citation style:

(1924) Honest Cloth. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Honest Cloth. 1924. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.