Trade card for Mrs. H.C. Pierce, fashionable milliner, No. 8 Court Street, Boston, Mass., 1838-1844

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1838-1844

GUSN

GUSN-244771

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Description

The card vero has a handwritten statement "Hannah Cummings Pierce widow of Amasa Pierce who died Feb. 21, 1838. She married Nov. 3, 1844 Edward Emerson of Hollis N.H. so this card was used sometime between 1838 and 1844."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
clothing
milliners
hatters
women (female humans)
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 2 x 3 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.023.06.03.005

Image Dimensions

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

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Millinery
Court Street (Boston, Mass.)
Hanover Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item