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Invitation to the Christmas Exhibition, Richard Schwarz's Toy Emporium, 497 & 499 Washington Street, Boston, Mass., undated

Item Information

Title:
Invitation to the Christmas Exhibition, Richard Schwarz's Toy Emporium, 497 & 499 Washington Street, Boston, Mass., undated
Description:
The invitation also announces the grand opening of German, French and English toys, dolls and fancy goods. The business has relocated to 484 and 486 Washington Street in Boston. A Santa Claus figure pours toys down the chimney in the cover image. In the verso image a mother decorates the Christmas tree while her children watch.
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Ephemera
Genre:
invitations
trade cards (advertising)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
toys (recreational artifacts)
children (people by age group)
exhibitions (events)
Christmas
holidays
Santa Claus
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Temple Place (Boston, Mass.)
West Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 invitation ; 5 1/4 x 7 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Identifier:
272380
Call #:
EP001.01.116.01.02.007