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Trade card for the Bay State Fertilizer, manufactured by The Clark's Cove Guano Company, New Bedford, Mass., 1886

Item Information

Title:
Trade card for the Bay State Fertilizer, manufactured by The Clark's Cove Guano Company, New Bedford, Mass., 1886
Description:
A little girl peeks through a wheat sheave to look at two birds on the ground. The illustration caption reads "A nice Swheat girl." The caption below the illustration reads "A word to the wise is sufficient use The Bay State Fertilizer." The benefits of using the fertilizer are described on the card verso. Edmund Grinnell, President and Samuel Ivers, Treasurer are listed on the item verso.
Publisher:
Clark's Cove Guano Company
Printer:
Clay & Richmond
Date:
1886
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Ephemera
Genre:
trade cards (advertising)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
agriculture
fertilizer
Wheat
Fertilizer industry
Places:
MassachusettsBristol (county)Clarks Cove (bay)
Extent:
1 trade card ; 5 1/4 x 3 inches
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Identifier:
241737
Call #:
EP001.01.002.04.01.007