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Trade card for the Magee Furnace Co., manufacturers of highest grades heating and cooking apparatus, Boston, New York, Chicago, 1893

EP001.01.049.01.01.017 (RS259065)

Description

The card verso describes the Magee Boston Heater which "is rapidly taking the place of steam and hot water for dwelling-house use." A young girl in a white dress with a red and black bonnet decorates the card.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1893
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustration ; 5 3/4 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
5 3/4x 3 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Frances L. Chace, 26 January 1926.
GUSN
307930
Reference Code
EP001.01.049.01.01.017

Record details

Originator
G.H. Buek & Co. (Lithographer)
Magee Furnace Co. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
appliances
business (commercial function)
children (people by age group)
furnaces (heating components)
girls
hats
heating (physicochemical process)
stoves (heating equipment)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Friend Street (Boston, Mass.)
Union Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
New York City (New York state)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)

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