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Trade card for Willimantic Six Cord Spool Cotton Machine Thread, Willimantic Linen Co., Willimantic, Connecticut, undated

EP001.01.102.04.02.053 (RS160912)

Description

Little boys attempt to capture an elephant using Willimantic Six Cord Thread. The Thread is for sale at Peabody's, Nos. 227 & 229 Essex Street in Salem, Massachusetts.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches
Dimensions
3 1/4x 5 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
268050
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.04.02.053

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
thread
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Elephants
Essex Street (Salem, Mass.)
Notions (Merchandise)
Places
Willimantic (Windham county, Connecticut)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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