Week 5 B -Graphics, Typography & Package Design

Week Ten Graphics, Typography & Package Design

6. George's Stuff - Packaging

6.4. Pickaninny Molasses, Nova Scotia, c, 1910

Black Child Depicted on Label

Caption:
"This is An All British Product packed only for the Dominion."

Several molasses products produced in Canada featured black children on their labels.
Webster defines picaninny as (offensive) a Black child.