Trade card for Major R.H. Hendershot and son, Lock Box 966, Chicago, Illinois, undated

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-259995

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Description

The top of the card reads "Major R.H. Hendershot, the original Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock and Son." The card verso has a photograph of Old Orchard Beach, Maine.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
music
musical instruments
drums (membranophones)
civil wars
portraits
soldiers
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 4 3/4 x 2 3/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.081.01.02.006

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.

Places

Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Old Orchard Beach (York county, Maine)
Rappahannock (Virginia) [river]

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Other People

Hendershot, Robert Henry, b. 1850

Subjects

Child soldiers

Description Level

Item