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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
Elmira Saw WorksTrade CardCE
Elmira Fire Brick and Sewer Pipe WorksTrade CardCE
Elmira Auto LaundryTrade CardCE
Egan's Steme - Dyeing & Scouring Works.Trade CardCE
Elmira Heights Rug FactoryTrade CardCE
Elmira Portrait CompanyTrade CardCE
Business card for T.W. Emblen, penman, Elmira, N.Y.Trade cardCE
Business card for T.H. Paxton, barman at The Eastern, 511 Railroad Ave., Elmira, N.Y.Trade cardCE
Elmira Opera HouseTrade CardCE
Three (3) for the Elmira Music Store.Trade CardCE
Eldorado Engine Oil, Elmira Oil CompanyTrade CardCE
Three (3) for Elmira Oil CompanyTrade CardCE
Two (2) Fraley the Printer. One is a city map of Elmira, c. 1890.Trade CardCF
Twenty-Seven (27) trade cards for Fitch, Billings & Co., The "Popular" Book Store.Trade CardCF
A. S. Fitch, Bookseller, StationerTrade CardCF
Fitch & Dumars (Formerly the Hall Brothers), Booksellers and News Dealers.Trade CardCF
Fudge's Print Shop - Rules for Rear Seat Drivers.Trade CardCF
Two (2) for A. Frankenstein, Merchant Tailor.Trade CardCF
Fuller's 97 Cent Variety Store.Trade CardCF
M.J. Ferris, dealer in Country Produce, Flour, Feed, Provisions, Pork, Hams and ButterTrade CardCF
Wm. K. Fitzgerald, grocer and tea merchant.Trade CardCF
Fidelity & Casualty CompanyTrade CardCF
T. Frank Fisher, General MerchandiseTrade CardCF
Two (2) for S. Fairlee, Shirt ManufacturersTrade CardCF
Fish & Holmes, sellers of J & P Coat's Spool CottonTrade CardCF
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