Trade cards for the Hartford Accident Insurance Co., Hartford, Connecticut, 1875

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1875

GUSN

GUSN-307093

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Description

A sailboat has a collision with a steamship in the illustration which also has a calendar for July 1875. Text on the verso has a short story about the accident and the young couple on board. Fish & Armstrong are the agents in Buffalo, New York.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
insurance
accidents
sailboats
steamships
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

2 trade cards : color illustrations ; 3 x 4 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.065.01.01.021

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of the Buffalo History Museum, 2013.

Places

Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)
Buffalo (Erie county, New York state)

Record Details

Originator

Hartford Accident Insurance Company (Publisher)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Description Level

Item