Skip to content

Search Collections

Trade card for R. & J. Gilchrist, importers and dealers in dry goods, 5 & 7 Winter Street, Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.031.01.04.033 (RS259411)

Description

Apples, grapes and strawberries rest on a bed of leaves shaped like a centerpiece basket. Gilchrist was established in 1855.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustration ; 4 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches
Dimensions
4 1/2x 6 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton, February 28, 1928.
GUSN
308250
Reference Code
EP001.01.031.01.04.033

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
stores
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Dry-goods
Fruit
Winter Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments