Changing Face of Jacob's Biscuits

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Fig RollsDown the years Jacob’s Biscuits introduced new products on a regular basis.  Some did not survive the court of consumer taste while others, like Cream Crackers and Fig Rolls, remain proven favourites. From time to time the more popular products got a new label, updated to reflect the style of the time.

Follow the changing face of your best-loved biscuit in the Changing Face of Jacob's Biscuits Image Gallery.

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The images in this Image Gallery form part of Jacob's Biscuit Factory and Dublin: An Assorted History exhibition on display at Dublin City Library and Archive, 138-144 Pearse Street until 8 November 2017.  Drawing on the vast Jacob Biscuit Factory Archive held at Dublin City Library and Archive, this major exhibition explores all aspects of the factory’s twentieth century history and its impact on lives of Dubliners.

 

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