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Advertisement for United States Cartridge Co.'s aim fire cartridges

Item Information

Title:
Advertisement for United States Cartridge Co.'s aim fire cartridges
Description:
Poster advertising different types of "aim fire" ammunition from the United States Cartridge Co. in Lowell, Mass. The ammunition makes the design of "U.S." on the poster. The "U" uses "central fire pistol and rifle cartidges" and the "S" shows "central fire military and sporting cartridges." At the bottom are "brass and paper shot shells."
Engraver:
Coggeshall & Piper
Date:
1885–1895
Format:
Prints
Genre:
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
cartridges
pistols
rifles (artillery)
shells (ammunition)
shot (ammunition)
ammunition
manufacturers
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Lowell
Extent:
1 engraving
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of the Wiscasset Public Library, 1989
Identifier:
198906
Call #:
GC002.02.133