Trade cards for The White Sewing Machine, Cleveland, Ohio, undated

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-267729

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Description

A young girl hides from a dog behind a screen in the card image. The text above the fireplace reads "The King of all Sewing Machines." The text below the image reads "Decorate your home with a White Sewing Machine." The verso of one card has a stamp reading "M.W. Parsons, dealer in all kinds of sewing machines and attachments, Geneva, New York."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
sewing machines (equipment)
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

3 trade cards ; 5 x 3 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.102.03.03.011

Image Dimensions

5 x 3 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.

Places

Cleveland (Cuyahoga county, Ohio)
Geneva (Ontario county, New York state)

Record Details

Originator

White Sewing Machine Company (Manufacturer)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Description Level

Item