1912 Ad Palmolive Sweetheart Soap Orient Oil Milwaukee Clean Personal Care HM1


This is an original 1912 black and white print ad for Palmolive Soap from the B. J. Johnson Soap Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. By the 1900s, Palmolive was the best-selling soap on the market. Palmolive was heavily advertised and had its own radio program known as "The Palmolive Hour" beginning in 1927.


This 99+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Small crease - top left corner. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is light bleed through in this image.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.5 inches; 17 x 24 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: 520 Fowler St, Hygiene, Bath, Beauty, Olive Oil Vintage Advertising