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Invitation to the Christmas Exhibition, Richard Schwarz's Toy Emporium, 497 & 499 Washington Street, Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.116.01.02.007 (RS186364)

Description

The invitation also announces the grand opening of German, French and English toys, dolls and fancy goods. The business has relocated to 484 and 486 Washington Street in Boston. A Santa Claus figure pours toys down the chimney in the cover image. In the verso image a mother decorates the Christmas tree while her children watch.

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Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 invitation ; 5 1/4 x 7 inches
Dimensions
5 1/4x 7(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
272380
Reference Code
EP001.01.116.01.02.007

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Christmas
advertising
business (commercial function)
children (people by age group)
exhibitions (events)
holidays
toys (recreational artifacts)
Material Type
invitations
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Santa Claus
Temple Place (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
West Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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