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Trade card for Clark's O.N.T. Spool Cotton and Clark's Best Six Cord 40, location unknown, 1878

EP001.01.102.04.03.012 (RS160966)

Description

An Uncle Sam figure sits with the goddess Minerva in the card image. The image caption reads "Gold Medal awarded Paris, 1878." The card verso has an 1879 Ladies Pocket Calendar. George A. Clark is the sole agent.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1878
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches
Dimensions
2 1/2x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart, 2001.
GUSN
268087
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.04.03.012

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
thread
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Minerva (Roman deity)
Notions (Merchandise)
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character)

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