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Trade card for the bobolink, G.E. Marsh & Co., 395 Chestnut Street, Lynn, Mass., 1887

EP001.01.004.01.02.028 (RS198317)

Description

The bobolink is described on the card verso. The card is part of a series on New England birds. The complete set is available for 25 Good-Will Soap wrappers. Armstrong & Company, Boston, is the lithographer.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1887
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustration ; 5 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches
Dimensions
5 1/4x 3 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
288495
Reference Code
EP001.01.004.01.02.028

Record details

Originator
Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Lithographer)
G.E. Marsh & Co. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
cosmetics
soap (organic material)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Birds
Bobolink
Places
Lynn (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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