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Trade card, J. Papadopolo, direct importer of sponges from Greece, Turkey, Florida and Nassau, No. 95 William Street, between John Street and Maiden Lane, New York, New York

EP003.001.005 (RS276656)

Description

The importer also carries chamois skins, shells and sea beans. Sponge divers descend to the ocean floor in the card illustration. The caption reads "Sponge fisheries in archipelago."

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Details

Collection Name
Trade card albums collection
Collection Code
EP003
Physical Description
1 trade card : illustration ; 3 x 4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
3x 4 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Anonymous donor 2001.
GUSN
318970
Reference Code
EP003.001.005

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
chamois (animal material)
sponge (material)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Sponge divers
Places
New York City (New York state)

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