Trade card for The Adams & Westlake Wire Gauze, Non-Explosive Oil Stove, The Adams & Westlake Mfg. Co., 18 Avon Street, Boston, Mass., 1881

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1881

GUSN

GUSN-242086

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Description

The card verso lists eleven attributes that make the stove stand out from its competitors. The product is the only oil stove "endorsed by fire and insurance departments." The company is located next to Jordan, Marsh & Company.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
stoves (heating equipment)
appliances
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.006.03.06.012

Image Dimensions

3 1/4 x 5 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Cooking
Stove industry and trade
Kitchen appliances
Avon Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item