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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
Folder contains two (2) trade cards and a wrapper from the Vickery & Walzer.DocumentsB09
How to make Flashlight Photographs, by J. J. Waldteufel.BookletB1001
Advertisement for the Bonanza Fanning Mill, Grain and Seed Separator, Manufactured by S. B. Van Duzee Manufacturing Co.FlyerB1002
Calendar for 1933, Compliments of Sweet Can Houten Co., Inc.Trade Card B1003
York Magazine Guage, The D. H. York, Co.Trade CardB1004
Hand-held fan compliments of the West End Hotel, F. G. Criss, Prop.FanB1006
Set of 4 Japanese type greeting cards for Christmas and New Years. Greeting CardB11
Set of Greeting Cards, including 7 Birthday Cards, 2 pieces of religious stationary and a Valentines paper placemat. Date of Patent c. 1927Greeting CardB12
Filled with greeting cards and stickers. Pages torn and loose, date of Patent c. 1900.ScrapbookB13
Set of 7 floral design Valentine greeting card. Red/pink flowers in corners with lace-like decoration in middle.Greeting CardB14
Fishing-themed birthday card with a complimentary pin.Greeting CardB1501
Valentine Card that opens up to become a pop-out heart.Greeting CardB1502
Miniture booklet with a purple floral design for Christmas.Greeting CardB1503
2 pictures on both sides with 'To Wish You Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Date of Patent 1888-1900.Greeting CardB1504
Valentine with floral and lace design and an inscription on the inside.Greeting CardB1505
Valentine that opens into a pop-up cupid infront of a ship.Greeting CardB1506
Heart shaped valentine with a cupid in the center and an inscription inside.Greeting CardB1507
Pop-out valentine with a boy and a girl under a horseshoe with a small airplane in the front.Greeting CardB1508
Cat shaped valentine card.Greeting CardB1509
Two (2) Treade Cards for A. B. Austin & Co., Grocers.Trade CardsCA
Ten (10) for E. H. Ayres, Jeweler and Optician.Trade CardCA
The New Voyage of Life From the Cradle to the Grave, Compliments of Austin, Tomlinson & Webster, M'FG. Co.BookletCA
The "Advertiser"Trade CardCA
For Ayer & Gallagher, Fancy Groceries.Trade CardsCA
D.E. Ayers, Jr., butter, eggs & cheese dealerTrade CardCA
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