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Trade card, Enterprise Fruit, Wine and Jelly Press, Enterprise Manufacturing Co. of Pa., Third and Dauphin Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

EP003.001.004 (RS276665)

Description

Fruit and drug presses are described on the item verso. The presses were displayed at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893. The illustration has a Continental soldier with the verse "The battle is over, Bunker Hill no more will call the soldier from the maid he does adore, while to his side he would his gentle Nelly press she tells him of the Enterprise Fruite & Jelly Press." The press in the illustration holds Concord grapes. The Government Building in the fair is at the bottom of the card.

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Details

Collection Name
Trade card albums collection
Collection Code
EP003
Dates
1893
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustration ; 5 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
5x 3 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Anonymous donor 2001.
GUSN
318969
Reference Code
EP003.001.004

Record details

Originator
Donaldson Brothers (Firm) (Printer)
Enterprise Manufacturing Co. (Publisher)
Other Organizations
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
appliances
business (commercial function)
food mills, grinders and presses
kitchenware
wine presses
world's fairs
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775
Places
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)

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