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Trade card for the Davis Vertical Feed Sewing Machine, Davis Sewing Machine Co., Watertown, New York, undated

EP001.01.102.03.02.007 (RS159861)

Description

Davis offers a $1,000 challenge to users of other sewing machines. The machines are for sale by M.B. Tapley, 148 Essex Street, in Salem, Massachusetts. A young boy observes a girl paint a landscape at the seashore in the image.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
2 1/2x 3 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
267263
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.03.02.007

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
sewing machines (equipment)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Essex Street (Salem, Mass.)
Places
Watertown (Jefferson county, New York state)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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