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Trade cards for The White Sewing Machine, Cleveland, Ohio, undated

EP001.01.102.03.03.011 (RS160123)

Description

A young girl hides from a dog behind a screen in the card image. The text above the fireplace reads "The King of all Sewing Machines." The text below the image reads "Decorate your home with a White Sewing Machine." The verso of one card has a stamp reading "M.W. Parsons, dealer in all kinds of sewing machines and attachments, Geneva, New York."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
3 trade cards ; 5 x 3 inches
Dimensions
5x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
267729
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.03.03.011

Record details

Originator
White Sewing Machine Company (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
sewing machines (equipment)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Places
Cleveland (Cuyahoga county, Ohio)
Geneva (Ontario county, New York state)

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