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Trade card for Willimantic Six Cord Thread, Willimantic Linen Co., Willimantic, Connecticut, 1881

EP001.01.102.04.03.022 (RS160986)

Description

A young girl watches a parrot and a cat play with the thread in the card image. The product won honors in Atlanta, 1881.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1881
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 1/2 x 3 inches
Dimensions
4 1/2x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
268135
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.04.03.022

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
thread
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Notions (Merchandise)
Places
Willimantic (Windham county, Connecticut)

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