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Needle case for the New England House, hotel, corner Blackstone and Clinton Streets, Boston, Mass., 1904-1905

EP001.01.062.04.03.003 (RS136851)

Description

The case contains a packet of Queen Alexandra Parabola Gold Ey'd Sharps 3/9 made by the London Needle Company, 112 East 125th Street, New York, New York. The calendar is for July 1904 to June 1905. The case verso reads "Ring up Richmond 22165 and have your broiled live lobster ready when you arrive."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 needle case ; 5 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches
Dimensions
5 1/4x 3 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Polly Nash, 5 December 2007.
GUSN
254924
Reference Code
EP001.01.062.04.03.003

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
hotels (public accommodations)
needles (piercing tools)
sewing (process)
Material Type
needle cases
Subjects
Blackstone Street (Boston, Mass.)
Clinton Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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