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Trade card for Solar Tip Shoes, John Mundell & Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, undated

EP001.01.023.07.06.024 (RS112566)

Description

The bottom of the image reads "Sign of Red Boot." Chas. S. Childs is a cash dealer in fine goods located at 215 High Street. The card verso states that Childs is an agent for Holyoke, Massachusetts. McIntosh & Co. is a wholesale dealer for Solar Tip Shoes. The shoes were patented February 19, 1878.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
4 1/2x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2007.
GUSN
244999
Reference Code
EP001.01.023.07.06.024

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
children (people by age group)
clothing
shoes (footwear)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Places
Holyoke (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Springfield (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)

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