Litchfield Steam Laundry letterhead
Correspondence from Litchfield Steam Laundry of Litchfield, Illinois. The letterhead shows women at work in the laundry engaged in tasks such as using washing drums, pressing, and folding clothes. The letter reads "...from 40 to 69 lbs. Also, the water is clear now to what is was one month ago. It is also a compound which if you would let stand one month no settling would be acceptable. But hoping you have a machine which can master it. [illegible] yours truly, Hugh Snell"
Illustration includes 1887 copyright attribution to National Laundry Journal Press of Chicago.
Women's domestic work advertisements collection
Litchfield Steam Laundry
United States of America
University of Waterloo Library. Special Collections & Archives. Litchfield Steam Laundry letterhead. GA384-3-01_001r.