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

EP001.01.023.07.06.041 (RS112551)

Description

The directors of Girard College in Philadelphia buy Solar Tip Shoes for the enrolled boys. The shoes are available at Thom. E. Greacen, 36 Warren Street, New York, New York. The patent trade mark is 1877 on the card recto and February 19, 1878 on the card verso.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 x 5 inches
Dimensions
3x 5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
245035
Reference Code
EP001.01.023.07.06.041

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
children (people by age group)
clothing
shoes (footwear)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Places
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
New York City (New York state)

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