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Album B: Household furnishings

Description

The cards describe domestic and imported lamps, oil burners, glassware, china, crockery, cutlery, silverware, carpets and rugs. The businesses are New England based and from across the United States.

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Details

Collection Name
Trade card albums collection
Collection Code
EP003
Dates
1840-1895
Physical Description
191 trade cards, 66 leaves ; color illustrations ; 9 x 13 1/4 inches
Dimensions
9x 13 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Series
Credit Line
Anonymous donor 2001.
GUSN
318587
Reference Code
EP003.002

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
calendars
carpets
children (people by age group)
cutlery
electric lighting
glassware
lamps (lighting devices)
lighting
lighting fixtures
oil burners
porcelain
rugs
silverware
tableware
women (female humans)
Material Type
albums
trade cards (advertising)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
New York City (New York state)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Location Note
Box 1

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