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Trade card for J.R. Leeson and Co., importers of Scotch Spool Linen, 298 Devonshire Street, Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.102.04.03.024 (RS160977)

Description

The spool with the stag illustration is labeled "Finlayson, Bousfield & Co. Linen Thread." R.P. Stone & Co., Centennial Store, 25 Main Street in Bangor, Maine sells the thread.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 3/4 x 3 inches
Dimensions
4 3/4x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
268144
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.04.03.024

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
thread
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Devonshire Street (Boston, Mass.)
Notions (Merchandise)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Bangor (Penobscot county, Maine)

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