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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
Two (2) for Flint's One Price Shoe StoreTrade CardCF
The Federal Portland Cement Co., Inc.Trade CardCF
Gerity Brothers, DruggistsTrade CardCG
Two (2) for G. A. Gridley & Son.Trade CardCG
Jas. G. Gallagher, Fine GroceriesTrade CardCG
Gibson, Tillman & Swan, General Insurance Agents.Trade CardCG
Eighteen (18) for The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co.Trade CardCG
J. Greener - Piano-FortesTrade CardCG
Five (5) for O. D. Goodrich & Co., Grocers.Trade CardCG
Griffiths & Vantine, Dealers in Groceries & ProvisionsTrade CardCG
Mary J. Gardner, All Kinds of French Hair Work.Trade CardCG
Gerity & Morrell, druggistsTrade CardCG
Vigny's Beau Catcher perfume, compliments of Gorton Coy.Trade CardCG
Packet contains Twenty-Seven (27) different types of Patriotic Postcards for the 4th of July, Washington's Birthday, Lincoln's Birthday and others relating to World War I.PostcardCGC
Packet contains: 31 regular postcards, 3 birthday postcards, 5 valentine postcards, 7 New Year's postcards, 10 Easter cards, 16 Christmas cards one of which is an unusual black face card, 5 Thanksgiving cards, 1 St. Patrick,s card.PostcardCGC
Packet contains Sixty (60) different types of Easter themed postcards.PostcardCGC
Packet contains two (2) New Year's Day themed postcards.PostcardCGC
Packet contains: 1 Christmas card with lavendar string at fold. 'To Great You Right Heartify for a Bright Christmas,' printed inside. 1 Christmas postcard 'A Merry Christmas' on front. 1 Easter postcard, 'Hearty Easter Greetings' on front. 2 postcards with 'Best Wishes' on front. 9 other postcard, 7 of which are pencil sketchings on front, one has written on it, 'Original work of M.HPostcardCGC
Packet contains Thirty-Five (35) Thanksgiving themed postcards.PostcardCGC
Packet contains Thirty-Five (35) Birthday themed postcards.PostcardCGC
Postcard series with a little girl for every day of the week, produced by the National Art Company.PostcardCGC
Packet contains Twenty-Four (24) different types of Valentine Postcards.PostcardCGC
Mrs. L. Hurley, Photo StudioTrade CardCH
L. Holzheimer & Co., ClothiersTrade CardCH
Household Sewing Machine CoTrade CardCH
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