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Trade card for The Singer Manufacturing Co., New York, New York, undated

EP001.01.102.03.03.005 (RS160136)

Description

Customers are warned against imitators on the card verso. The Relief Committee offered different brands of sewing machines to needy women after the Chicago Fire and the majority chose Singer Machines. Stamped text on the front of the card reads "Principal Office, 68 Church Street, Burlington, Vt, Geo. D. Jarvis, Manager."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 1/2 x 3 inches
Dimensions
4 1/2x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
File part
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2007
GUSN
267650
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.03.03.005

Record details

Originator
Singer Manufacturing Company (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
sewing machines (equipment)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Places
New York City (New York state)
Burlington (Chittenden county, Vermont)

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