Trade card for the Caustic-Claflin Co., Cambridge printers, 26-28 Brattle Street, Cambridge, Mass., March 1904

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1904-03

GUSN

GUSN-265803

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Description

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and his daughter Edith Longfellow Dana stand on the steps in front of the Vassall-Craigie-Longfellow House in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The caption reads "The recent ninety-seventh anniversary of the birth of our well-beloved poet Longfellow, no doubt will cause general appreciation of this rare and interesting photograph which shows the poet and one of his daughters standing at the entrance to Craigie House."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
printing (process)
printers (people)
poets
double portraits
houses
dwellings
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 4 x 9 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.094.01.02.014

Image Dimensions

4 x 9 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Greg Smart, October 1997.

Places

Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Other People

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882
Dana, Edith Longfellow, 1853-1915

Subjects

Architectural photography
Brattle Street (Cambridge, Mass.)

Description Level

Item