Trade card for the Adjustable Duplex Corset, Bortree Manufacturing Company, location unknown, undated

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-245103

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Description

The card verso describes the Corset features and states that imitators will be prosecuted. It is for sale by Claflin, Larrabee & Company, 55 Bedford Street, Boston, Massachusetts. It was patented July 13, 1875.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 6 x 3 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.023.09.02.009

Image Dimensions

6 x 3 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Greg Smart, 2001.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Women's clothing
Bedford Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item