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Trade card for R. & J. Gilchrist, dry goods, 5 & 7 Winter Street, Boston, Mass., 1880

EP001.01.031.01.04.009 (RS113762)

Description

The bottom of the image reads "Copyright 1880 L. Prang & Co. Boston." The card verso has a handwritten statement about the donor's Aunt Clara A. Pratt working at Gilchrist's in the 1870's.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1880
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 x 3 inches
Dimensions
4x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Helen Grady, 03-26-1985.
GUSN
245953
Reference Code
EP001.01.031.01.04.009

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
stores
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Dry-goods
Winter Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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