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Trade card for Major R.H. Hendershot and son, Lock Box 966, Chicago, Illinois, undated

EP001.01.081.01.02.006 (RS142121)

Description

The top of the card reads "Major R.H. Hendershot, the original Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock and Son." The card verso has a photograph of Old Orchard Beach, Maine.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 3/4 x 2 3/4 inches
Dimensions
4 3/4x 2 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
259995
Reference Code
EP001.01.081.01.02.006

Record details

Other People
Hendershot, Robert Henry, b. 1850
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
civil wars
drums (membranophones)
music
musical instruments
portraits
soldiers
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Child soldiers
Places
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Old Orchard Beach (York county, Maine)
Rappahannock (Virginia) [river]

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