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Trade card for New England Condensed Mince Meat, T.E. Dougherty Co., Chicago, Illinois and Port Byron, New York, 1891

EP001.01.045.07.06.001 (RS123485)

Description

The card is in the shape of a pocket watch and opens to read "Now is the time to try it. Delicious pie in 20 minutes" and "Two large mince pies are made from one package of Dougherty's New England Condensed Mince Meat."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1891
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches
Dimensions
2 1/2x 2 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart, 2001.
GUSN
248748
Reference Code
EP001.01.045.07.06.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
food
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Groceries
Places
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Port Byron (Cayuga county, New York state)

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