Trade card for Curtis & Mitchell, self-inking presses, 15 Federal Street, Boston, Mass., undated

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-265738

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Description

The card advertises Caxton and Columbian self-inking presses. One side of the card is a satirical greenback to illustrate the currency controversy. The verso has a cat illustration with the caption "Wild Cat Money."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
printing (process)
printing presses
machinery
money
politics
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.094.01.01.001

Image Dimensions

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

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Other Organizations

Greenback Labor Party (U.S.)

Subjects

Federal Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item