Trade card for the Boston Beef Packing Co., 187 Congress Street, Boston, Mass., undated

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

ca. 1878

GUSN

GUSN-248296

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Description

The card verso shows a steer figure labeled with the different cuts of beef. The beef is "put up in Texas." A handwriiten note reads "after 1878."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
packers
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 3 x 5 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.046.02.01.018

Image Dimensions

3 x 5 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Meat industry and trade

Description Level

Item