Trade card, U.S. Clothes Pins, U.S. Clothes Pin Co., Montpelier, Vermont

GUSN

GUSN-318973

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Description

The clothes pins were patented June 28, 1887. In the illustration the man asks the boy "I say my boy how do they bite this morning?" The boy responds "With their teeth sir."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
pins (fasteners)
children (people by age group)
boys
fishing
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card : illustrations (some color) ; 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 inches

Collection Code

EP003

Collection Name

Trade card albums collection

Reference Code

EP003.001.007

Image Dimensions

4 1/2 x 2 3/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Anonymous donor 2001.

Places

Montpelier (Washington county, Vermont)

Record Details

Originator

U.S. Clothes Pin Co.

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Laundry

Description Level

Item