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Trade card for The Adams & Westlake Wire Gauze, Non-Explosive Oil Stove, The Adams & Westlake Mfg. Co., 18 Avon Street, Boston, Mass., 1881

EP001.01.006.03.06.012 (RS104440)

Description

The card verso lists eleven attributes that make the stove stand out from its competitors. The product is the only oil stove "endorsed by fire and insurance departments." The company is located next to Jordan, Marsh & Company.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1881
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches
Dimensions
3 1/4x 5 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
242086
Reference Code
EP001.01.006.03.06.012

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
appliances
business (commercial function)
stoves (heating equipment)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Avon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Cooking
Kitchen appliances
Stove industry and trade
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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