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Trade card for Hires Rootbeer, The Charles E. Hires Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1896

EP001.01.045.02.04.010 (RS122265)

Description

The image caption reads "His First Suspenders." The health benefits of Hires Rootbeer are described on the card verso. The product is available from Caspar Kipp, dealer In fine groceries, located in New Haven, Connecticut.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1896
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 5 x 3 inches
Dimensions
5x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2007.
GUSN
247142
Reference Code
EP001.01.045.02.04.010

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Beverages
Places
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
New Haven (New Haven county, Connecticut)

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