Trade card for the Putnam Nail Co., Boston, Mass., 1881

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1881

GUSN

GUSN-266728

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Description

The illustration caption reads "St. Julien, 2.11 1/4." Below the image it states "Copyright Clay & Richmond, Buffalo, N.Y., 1881." The card verso reads "The Only Hot-Forged and Hammer-Pointed Horse-Shoe Nail in The World." The company postal address is in Neponset, Massachusetts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
nails
horseshoes (animal equipment)
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.100.01.02.006

Image Dimensions

3 1/4 x 5 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Horses
Harness racing

Description Level

Item