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Trade card for A. Shuman & Co., wholesale clothiers, 440 Washington Street to corner Summer, Boston, Mass., ca. 1885

EP001.01.023.05.01.031 (RS111900)

Description

The card advertises "Indigo Blue Yacht and French Flannel Suitings for young men's and gentlement's summer wear." The ready made and to order prices are given. The year "c.1885" is handwritten on the card verso.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
ca. 1885
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 6 x 4 inches
Dimensions
6x 4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
244503
Reference Code
EP001.01.023.05.01.031

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
clothing
clothing stores
men (male humans)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Men's clothing
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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