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Letterhead for the Col. Allen Encampment, Post 45, Grand Army of the Republic, Gloucester, Mass., dated April 19, 1873

Description

A veteran has won an Elias Howe, Jr. Sewing Machine in a lottery held at the Grand Army Fair in Gloucester, Massachusetts. The receipt for the item is attached.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1873-04-19
Physical Description
1 letterhead ; 6 1/2 x 7 1/2
Dimensions
6 1/2x 7 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
267219
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.03.01.024

Record details

Other Organizations
Grand Army of the Republic
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
civil wars
fairs
lotteries
sewing (process)
sewing machines (equipment)
veterans
Material Type
letterheads
Subjects
Civil War
Places
Gloucester (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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