Digital Commonwealth

Trade card for A. Shuman & Co., wholesale clothiers, 440 Washington Street to corner Summer, Boston, Mass., ca. 1885

Item Information

Title:
Trade card for A. Shuman & Co., wholesale clothiers, 440 Washington Street to corner Summer, Boston, Mass., ca. 1885
Description:
The card advertises "Indigo Blue Yacht and French Flannel Suitings for young men's and gentlement's summer wear." The ready made and to order prices are given. The year "c.1885" is handwritten on the card verso.
Date:
1880–1890
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Ephemera
Genre:
trade cards (advertising)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
clothing
clothing stores
men (male humans)
Men's clothing
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 trade card ; 6 x 4 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Identifier:
244503
Call #:
EP001.01.023.05.01.031