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Collection TitleMC 11 Trade Cards/ Greeting Cards/ ManualsCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards
Date Completed:Aug. 8, 2007
Extent2.5 linear feet

MC 11 - Trade Cards/ Greeting Cards/ Manuals contains greeting cards, Special event themed postcards for major holidays and sewing machine manuals.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Advertisement for Pocahontas Abdallah, 3021.Trade CardB0302
Flyer for J. L. Pollak, Practical Optician with a letter attached.DocumentB0303
Advertisement for P.O.P Insoluble Gelatine Paper.FlyerB0304
For Preswick, Morse & Co., Fine Wall Papers, 1881.Trade CardB0305
For Premium Cigars.Trade CardB0306
For C. E. Rainey, City Granite and Marble Works. Monuments, Markers, Posts, Vases and Grave Vaults.Trade CardB0401
For the Red Cross Stoves & Ranges found at Co-Operative Foundry Co.Trade CardB0402
Compliments of Ross & Kline, Dealers in Teas, Coffees & Spices.Trade CardB0403
L. Rosenbaum & Sons, The Leading Millinery House.Trade CardB0404
Hand-held fan compliments of L. Rosenbaum & Sons, The Leading Millinery House.FanB0405
1901 Calendar compliments of Rumford Baking Powder.CalendarB0406
Five (5) trade cards compliments of Russell's Atlantic Tea Store.Trade CardB05
Two (2) compliments of Albert Samuels, Dry Goods and Carpets.Trade CardsB0601
When the Mercury Flirts with Zero, Prest-O-Lite Service, Will Save Your Battery, compliments of Wm. T. Shoemaker.BookletB0602
Seed's Manual - M.A. Seed Dry Plate Company, 4th Edition.ManualB0603
The Singer Sewing Machine - "Have You Seen The New Improved Singer Sewing Machine?"Trade CardB0604
Three (3) for Security Mutual Life Insurace Company.Trade CardsB0605
From the Martin H. Smith Co., - GLYCO-HEROIN for coughs, phthisis, bronchitis, pertussis, laryngitis, pneumonia, asthma.Trade CardB0606
The Standard Fire Insurance Company of New Jersey.Trade CardB0607
From the F. Edward Stermer, Inc. "What's Your Guess for '68?" for the 1968 elections.Trade Card B0608
Sunshine and Shade - photography paper.BookletB0609
Envelope 11 contains seven (7) bottle labels from C. Seely Bottling Works.LablesB0610
Folder contains nine (9) trade cards and two (2) envelopes for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co's.Trade CardsB07
Teutonia Insurance Company of New Orleans, H. B. Sly & Co., Agents.Trade CardB0801
Compliments of the Thomas Machine Company.Trade CardB0803
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