Trade card, Enterprise Fruit, Wine and Jelly Press, Enterprise Manufacturing Co. of Pa., Third and Dauphin Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Date

1893

GUSN

GUSN-318969

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Description

Fruit and drug presses are described on the item verso. The presses were displayed at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893. The illustration has a Continental soldier with the verse "The battle is over, Bunker Hill no more will call the soldier from the maid he does adore, while to his side he would his gentle Nelly press she tells him of the Enterprise Fruite & Jelly Press." The press in the illustration holds Concord grapes. The Government Building in the fair is at the bottom of the card.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
food mills, grinders and presses
wine presses
appliances
kitchenware
world's fairs
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card : color illustration ; 5 x 3 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP003

Collection Name

Trade card albums collection

Reference Code

EP003.001.004

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Anonymous donor 2001.

Places

Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)

Record Details

Originator

Enterprise Manufacturing Co. (Publisher)
Donaldson Brothers (Firm) (Printer)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Other Organizations

World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)

Subjects

Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775

Description Level

Item