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Trade card for the Palais Royal, fancy goods, 1117 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C., 1879

EP001.01.031.01.04.035 (RS259445)

Description

The card verso advertises the opening of holiday goods, December 1-3, 1879. Fans, dolls, gloves, jewelry, hosiery and gentlemen's furnishings are offered. Three birds sit on a branch with red berries in the card illustration. Abram Lisner is the store owner.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1879
Physical Description
1 trade card; 8 x 3 inches
Dimensions
8x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308396
Reference Code
EP001.01.031.01.04.035

Record details

Originator
Lisner, Abram, 1855-1938 (Owner)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
department stores
holidays
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Birds
Dry-goods
Places
Washington (DC)

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