Postcard for W. & A. Bacon Dry Goods Store, Washington, corner Ruggles Street, Boston, Mass., undated

Collection Type

  • Photography

GUSN

GUSN-245811

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Description

The top of the card reads "Your Grandmother Traded Here." The image is captioned "Oldest Dry Goods Store in Boston." It was established in 1814. The image is Bacon's Corner in 1855.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
postcards

Physical Description

1 postcard ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.031.01.01.001

Image Dimensions

3 1/2 x 5 1/2 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Earle G. Shettleworth Jr. 1997.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Record Details

Material Type

postcards

Subjects

Washington Street (Roxbury, Mass.)
Ruggles Street (Boston, Mass.)
Dry-goods

Description Level

Item