Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Martha Webster

image number:

P0055489

description:

Opera singer Martha Webster played a cleaning woman (sometimes referred to as "Martha the Mop Lady") for Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance television commercials from 1978-1988.

date taken:

1980 February 16

film code:

Kodak Safety Film 5063

photographer studio:

Athletic Department

donor image number:

980-0069.4a

accession number:

95/014

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Webster, Martha

building name:

Assembly Hall (1971)

corporate name:

Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance

event name:

Minnesota

topic:

Basketball

topic:

Janitors

topic:

Cleaning personnel

topic:

Television advertising

topic:

Brooms & brushes

topic:

Aprons

topic:

Opera singers

topic:

Mops & mopsticks

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Individuals