Trade card for the bobolink, G.E. Marsh & Co., 395 Chestnut Street, Lynn, Mass., 1887

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1887

GUSN

GUSN-288495

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Description

The bobolink is described on the card verso. The card is part of a series on New England birds. The complete set is available for 25 Good-Will Soap wrappers. Armstrong & Company, Boston, is the lithographer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
soap (organic material)
cosmetics
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card : color illustration ; 5 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.004.01.02.028

Image Dimensions

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

Places

Lynn (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

G.E. Marsh & Co. (Publisher)
Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Lithographer)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Birds
Bobolink

Description Level

Item