Handbill, Shaker and new Tariff Ranges, Taunton Iron Works Co., Taunton, Mass.

GUSN

GUSN-319083

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Description

Reasons for purchasing the ranges are listed on the item verso. In the image Greely and his party look on as an Inuit greets them. A dead polar bear is on the ground. In the center of the image is a stove. A dog sled and Greely's ship are in the background. The illustration caption reads "Lieut. Greeley arrives at the North Pole."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
appliances
stoves (heating equipment)
explorers
expeditions
handbills

Physical Description

1 handbill : color illustration ; 6 x 10 inches

Collection Code

EP003

Collection Name

Trade card albums collection

Reference Code

EP003.003.010

Image Dimensions

6 x 10 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Anonymous donor 2002.

Places

Taunton (Bristol county, Massachusetts)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

George H. Walker & Co. (Lithographer)

Material Type

handbills

Other People

Greely, A. W. (Adolphus Washington), 1844-1935

Other Organizations

Lady Franklin Bay Expedition (1881-1884)

Subjects

Kitchen appliances
Arctic regions
Discoveries in geography
Bears
Polar Bear
Inuit

Description Level

Item