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Heads and horns, Ward's Natural Science Establishment, Rochester, New York

EP001.12.016.022 (RS242437)

Description

Buffalo, moose, caribou and other wild animals are described for customers along with instructions for preparing the heads for mounting. Prices for mounted heads, horns and rugs are provided. The business will also prepare domestic animals. The decimation of buffalo herds is described with a quote from the Smithsonian Institution.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1889-1890
Physical Description
1 trade catalog : illustrations ; 6 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches
Dimensions
6 3/4x 5 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
313830
Reference Code
EP001.12.016.022

Record details

Originator
Post Express Press (Printer)
Ward’s Natural Science Establishment, inc. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
hunting trophies
interior decoration
taxidermy
Material Type
trade catalogs
Places
Rochester (Monroe county, New York state)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Miscellaneous

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