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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
D.L. & W. Depot, Dining Rooms.Trade CardCD
Four (4) trade cards for F. E. Doolittle, Dealer in Notions, Millinery & Fancy Goods.Trade CardCD
Two (2) trade cards for J. M. Dexter, Wholesale and Retail Dealer in Crockery, China, Glassware....Trade CardCD
Two (2) trade cards for J. H. Dumars, Stationer & Bookseller.Trade CardCD
F. M. Duvall.Trade CardCD
H. B. DeWitt with A. Campbell & Co., Pullers and Dealers in Pulled and Fleece Wool.Trade CardCD
Charles E. Davis, Funeral Director.Trade CardCD
The Derby Book Shop.Trade CardCD
Dey Brothers & Co., Importers and Dealers in Dry Goods.Trade CardCD
Dennison Mfg. Co., Buffalo, NY.Trade CardCD
Two (2) trade cards for Durland & Barton, Fancy Groceries.Trade CardCD
Jas. H. Dumars - West End Book Store.Trade CardCD
Three (3) trade cards for Henry E. Drake & Co., Jewelers.Trade CardCD
Hoppe's Human Hair EstablishmentTrade CardCD
De Luxe Cleaners, 458 W. Washington Ave., Elmira, ca. 1950s. Trade CardCD
F.N. Dounce, caol dealer.Trade CardCD
Eldorado Engine Oil, Elmira Oil CompanyTrade CardCE
Elmira Heights Rug FactoryTrade CardCE
Three (3) for Elmira Oil CompanyTrade CardCE
Elmira Auto LaundryTrade CardCE
Elmira Fire Brick and Sewer Pipe WorksTrade CardCE
Business card for T.H. Paxton, barman at The Eastern, 511 Railroad Ave., Elmira, N.Y.Trade cardCE
Empire Wringer Co.Trade CardCE
Business card for T.W. Emblen, penman. Trade cardCE
Two (2) business cards for Emhart Glass Machinery Group.Trade CardCE
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