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Trade card for R. & J. Gilchrist, importers and dealers in dry goods, 5 & 7 Winter Street, Boston, Mass., 1879

EP001.01.031.01.06.026 (RS114015)

Description

The top of the image reads "A joyous and happy New Year!" The caption at the bottom reads "A drop too much." The card is "Copyright 1879 by L. Prang & Co. Boston, U.S.A."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1879
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches
Dimensions
3 3/4x 5 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart, 2001.
GUSN
246042
Reference Code
EP001.01.031.01.06.026

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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