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Trade card for Firdale on the Hill, Orr's Island, Maine, undated

EP001.01.062.03.01.025 (RS130749)

Description

The Firdale urges tourists to stop and sample its clam chowder and souvenirs on their way to the Pearl House, the setting of Harriet Beecher Stowe's "The pearl of Orr's Island: a story of the coast of Maine." Davis' Big Cyclo-Panorama of Orr's Island, Casco Bay can be seen in a free exhibition.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches
Dimensions
3 1/2x 5 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
252062
Reference Code
EP001.01.062.03.01.025

Record details

Other People
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
Descriptive Terms
abolitionists
advertising
authors
business (commercial function)
educators
restaurants
souvenirs
women (female humans)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Tourists
Places
Orrs Island (Cumberland county, Maine)

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