Trade card for The Singer Manufacturing Co., sewing machines, New York, New York, 1898

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1898

GUSN

GUSN-267827

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Description

The card image is the U.S. cruiser "New Orleans." The cruiser is described on the card verso and the presence of Singer Sewing Machines on ships is explained. "E.F. Grove, York, Pa." is stamped in the upper left corner of the card.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 3 1/2 x 5 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.102.03.03.024

Image Dimensions

3 1/2 x 5 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.

Places

New York City (New York state)
York (York county, Pennsylvania)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

New Orleans (Cruiser)

Description Level

Item