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Trade card for Frank E. Robie, choice family groceries, 105 Portland Street, corner of Market Street, Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.045.07.04.011 (RS123325)

Description

Robie carries fruits and confectionery, tobacco, cigars, crockery ware, wood and coal. A hand drawn ad on the card verso promotes "Bigbonanza, a very fine cigar, 10 cents, 3 for 25."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 2 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches
Dimensions
2 1/2x 4 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
248568
Reference Code
EP001.01.045.07.04.011

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
food
grocery stores
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Market Street (Boston, Mass.)
Portland Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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