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Trade card for Hart, Schaffner and Marx clothing, at the Continental Clothing House, Boston, Mass., 1905

EP001.01.023.05.01.001 (RS18609)

Description

A trade card for Hart, Schaffner and Marx hand-tailored clothing, sold at the Continental Clothing House, located at Washington Street and Boylston Street in Boston, Massachusetts. A princely figure sits on a cushioned throne, with a dog sitting on his right. In the lower right corner is the name S.N. Abbott, who was Samuel Nelson Abbott, a longtime illustrator for Hart, Schaffner and Marx.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1905
Physical Description
1 trade card
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Digital ID: 000403
GUSN
170039
Reference Code
EP001.01.023.05.01.001

Record details

Originator
Abbott, S. N. (Samuel Nelson), 1874-1953? (Illustrator)
Hart, Schaffner & Marx (Manufacturer)
Other Organizations
Continental Clothing House
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
clothing stores
costume (mode of fashion)
men (male humans)
princes
thrones
Material Type
advertisements
chromolithographs
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Men's clothing
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Chinatown (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Boylston Building (Boston, Mass.)

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