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Trade cards for the Hartford Accident Insurance Co., Hartford, Connecticut, 1875

EP001.01.065.01.01.021 (RS259094)

Description

A sailboat has a collision with a steamship in the illustration which also has a calendar for July 1875. Text on the verso has a short story about the accident and the young couple on board. Fish & Armstrong are the agents in Buffalo, New York.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1875
Physical Description
2 trade cards : color illustrations ; 3 x 4 1/4 inches
Dimensions
3x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of the Buffalo History Museum, 2013.
GUSN
307093
Reference Code
EP001.01.065.01.01.021

Record details

Originator
Hartford Accident Insurance Company (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
accidents
advertising
business (commercial function)
insurance
sailboats
steamships
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Places
Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)
Buffalo (Erie county, New York state)

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