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Trade card for Brown's French Dressing and Satin Polish, B.F. Brown & Co., Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.023.07.04.011 (RS112467)

Description

The polish is for ladies and children's boots and shoes. It was patented on February 25, 1862 and received a medal at the Paris Exposition in 1878.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 1/4 x 3 inches
Dimensions
4 1/4x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton, February 28, 1927.
GUSN
244866
Reference Code
EP001.01.023.07.04.011

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
boots
business (commercial function)
clothing
polish (coating)
shoes (footwear)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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