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Trade card for Henry W. Peabody & Co., Australian Line, 114 State Street, Boston, Mass., May 26, 1884

EP001.01.103.01.01.015 (RS82180)

Description

The card features the crests of both the United States and Australia. The company uses the barques "Ida" and "S.R. Bearse" for its cargo shipments.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1884-05-26
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1935-02-27
Physical Description
1 trade card
Dimensions
6.75x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
190920
Reference Code
EP001.01.103.01.01.015

Record details

Originator
Rand, Avery & Co. (Printer)
Other Organizations
Henry W. Peabody & Co. (Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
barks (sailing vessels)
business (commercial function)
cargo vessels
freight
shipping
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Lewis Wharf (Boston, Mass.)
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Adelaide (South Australia, Australia)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 61. Origianl in Ephemera - Trade cards

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