Printing plate for "Plain Talk to Men"
About the Project
Want a challenge? Test your transcribing skills with this twentieth century photogravure printing plate. The plate was used for printing Madam C.J. Walker’s product advertisements. This plate was for marketing a pomade to men. Help us reverse the text on this important artifact to uncover the fascinating history of Madam C.J. Walker, her company, and black beauty culture in early twentieth century America.