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Business card for George A. Smith, representing Ward & Gay, wholesale stationers and blank-book manufacturers, Nos. 178 to 184 Devonshire Street, Boston, Mass., undated

Item Information

Title:
Business card for George A. Smith, representing Ward & Gay, wholesale stationers and blank-book manufacturers, Nos. 178 to 184 Devonshire Street, Boston, Mass., undated
Description:
The business sells Ward's Ink, Diamond Steel Pens and Gum Stickum. The card verso has a rural scene with a boy up in a tree. The caption reads "Why won't the boy come down? If you want to see. Heat the card."
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Ephemera
Genre:
trade cards (advertising)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
stationery
blankbooks
Devonshire Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 trade card ; 2 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
Identifier:
269694
Call #:
EP001.01.111.01.05.024