Week 5 B -Graphics, Typography & Package Design

Week Ten Graphics, Typography & Package Design

5. Labels, & Advertising Ephemera

5.17. Indian of Canada Series, Lazarre and Parker (Illustrators), Red Rose Tea, Montreal, 1972

1st Nations Lifestyle and Technologies, Education and Advertising

Brooke Bond, owners of Red Rose Tea, issued cards in Great Britain, South Africa, and Rhodesia. There are several Canadian series starting from 1954. Canadian cards included Songbirds, Animals and Their Young, Dinasaurs, etc.

Most of the artists were American, even though the content was Canadian.


(top left to right)

-Whale Hunt (West Coast)
-Trade ( Eastern Woodlands)
-Totem Pole (West Coast)

(bottom begin with top)
- (Eastern Woodlands)
Algonkians Capturing Beaver
- (Eastern Woodlands)
-Running Down Buffalo (Plains)

Visit the link provided to learn about the complete Canadian teacard series.