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Trade card for Milliken's Illustrated Advertising Cards, D.L. Milliken, publisher, No. 414 Salem Street, Malden, Mass., 1890

EP001.01.094.01.02.001 (RS158568)

Description

Male figures sleep in the illustation with the caption "In the public library: so in-ter-rest-in, you know!" Milliken states that "Wide-Awake Business Men" will see the value of his business and trade cards. The card verso lists the populations for the fifty largest U.S. cities according to the 1890 census.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1890
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 x 4 1/4 inches
Dimensions
3x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart.
GUSN
265765
Reference Code
EP001.01.094.01.02.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
printers (people)
printing (process)
publishers
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Places
Malden (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

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