Trade card for The youth's companion, Boston, Mass., 1887

Description

Special contributors are listed and an 1887 calendar is included. The publication, established in 1827, is publishing its 60th volume with 370,000 subscribers. In the cover illustration a young girl in a blue beret plays with her dog. In the verso illustration a boy in knickers holds a bow and arrow.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
periodicals
children (people by age group)
families
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.088.02.01.007

Image Dimensions

6 3/4 x 4 1/2 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Greg Smart, June 2001.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Description Level

Item