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Oakwood Stove Works, Bussey, McLeod & Co., Troy, New York

EP003.003.001 (RS276785)

Description

The stove features are described on the item verso. In the image Uncle Sam directs a cherub, wearing a "progress" banner, to fire a cannon which shoots out the stove models. The image caption reads "Uncle Sam I tell you the people will have the Gold Coin & Gold Medal Stoves & Ranges which are the best." The stoves are for sale at Thompson & Little in Adams, New York.

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Details

Collection Name
Trade card albums collection
Collection Code
EP003
Dates
1880
Physical Description
1 handbill : color illustration ; 5 1/2 x 9 inches
Dimensions
5 1/2x 9(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Anonymous donor 2002.
GUSN
319005
Reference Code
EP003.003.001

Record details

Originator
Bussey, McLeod & Co. (Publisher)
Mayer, Merkle & Ottmann (Lithographer)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
appliances
business (commercial function)
stoves (heating equipment)
Material Type
handbills
Subjects
Cherubs (Art)
Cooking
Kitchen appliances
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character)
Places
Troy (Rensselaer county, New York state)
Adams (Jefferson county, New York state)

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