Trade card, International Typographical Union, Lynn Typographical Union No. 120, Lynn, Mass.

Date

1932

GUSN

GUSN-323705

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Description

The card has funds paid for member pensions, mortuary benefits and trade education. There is an image of the Union Printers Home in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The card verso has a 1932 calendar. Text on the verso reads "Average life of printers increased from 28 to 59 years" and "First organization to fight ravages of tuberculosis."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
trade unions
typography
printing (process)
retirement homes
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card : color illustration ; 2 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.094.01.01.031

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E.F. Addison, 3 January 1933.

Places

Lynn (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Colorado Springs (El Paso county, Colorado)

Record Details

Originator

International Typographical Union (Publisher)
International Typographical Union. Local 120 (Lynn, Mass.) (Publisher)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Description Level

Item