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Trade card for the Caustic-Claflin Co., Cambridge printers, 26-28 Brattle Street, Cambridge, Mass., March 1904

EP001.01.094.01.02.014 (RS158572)

Description

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and his daughter Edith Longfellow Dana stand on the steps in front of the Vassall-Craigie-Longfellow House in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The caption reads "The recent ninety-seventh anniversary of the birth of our well-beloved poet Longfellow, no doubt will cause general appreciation of this rare and interesting photograph which shows the poet and one of his daughters standing at the entrance to Craigie House."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1904-03
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 x 9 1/4 inches
Dimensions
4x 9 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart, October 1997.
GUSN
265803
Reference Code
EP001.01.094.01.02.014

Record details

Other People
Dana, Edith Longfellow, 1853-1915
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
double portraits
dwellings
houses
poets
printers (people)
printing (process)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Architectural photography
Brattle Street (Cambridge, Mass.)
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Vassall-Craigie-Longfellow House

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