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Trade card, Broadhead Worsted Mills, Jamestown, New York

EP003.004.002 (RS276843)

Description

In the cover illustration a woman in a riding habit removes a letter from a tree outside the Broadhead Worsted Mills. Broadhead manufactures fabrics and dresses and describes their product inside the card. Text on the verso reads "Latest novelties, newest shades and colorings" for the J.S. Butler dry goods store at Hillsboro Bridge in New Hampshire.

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Details

Collection Name
Trade card albums collection
Collection Code
EP003
Dates
1890
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustrations ; 5 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches
Dimensions
5 1/4x 6 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Anonymous donor, 2002.
GUSN
318658
Reference Code
EP003.004.002

Record details

Originator
Broadhead Worsted Mills (Publisher)
J. Ottman Lithographic Company (Printer)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
clothing
dresses (garments)
textile mills
textiles
women (female humans)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Dry-goods
Places
Jamestown (Chautauqua county, New York state)
Hillsboro (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)

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