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Billhead for Wadsworth, Howland & Co., manufacturers, importers & dealers in paints, painters' supplies, varnishes, Japans, stains, 82 & 84 Washington Street & 46 Friend Street, Boston, Mass., dated May 5, 1899

EP001.01.086.01.02.014 (RS277536)

Description

Wadsworth carries artists' materials, school water colors and drafting instruments. The business was established in 1845. The customer purchased water color cups. The Company factories on Green Street in Malden are shown in the illustration.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1899-05-05
Physical Description
1 billhead illustration ; 5 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchase 2012.
GUSN
320850
Reference Code
EP001.01.086.01.02.014

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
artists' materials
business (commercial function)
paint (coating)
varnish
Material Type
billheads
Subjects
Friend Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Malden (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

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