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Trade card for Hart, Schaffner and Marx clothing, at the Continental Clothing House, Boston, Mass., 1905

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Title:
Trade card for Hart, Schaffner and Marx clothing, at the Continental Clothing House, Boston, Mass., 1905
Description:
A trade card for Hart, Schaffner and Marx hand-tailored clothing, sold at the Continental Clothing House, located at Washington Street and Boylston Street in Boston, Massachusetts. A princely figure sits on a cushioned throne, with a dog sitting on his right. In the lower right corner is the name S.N. Abbott, who was Samuel Nelson Abbott, a longtime illustrator for Hart, Schaffner and Marx.
Illustrator:
Abbott, S. N. (Samuel Nelson), 1874-1953?
Manufacturer:
Hart, Schaffner & Marx
Date:
1905
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Ephemera
Genre:
trade cards (advertising)
chromolithographs
advertisements
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
clothing stores
thrones
princes
men (male humans)
costume (mode of fashion)
advertising
business (commercial function)
Men's clothing
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Continental Clothing House
Places:
IllinoisCook (county)Chicago
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonChinatown
Boylston Building (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 trade card
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Identifier:
170039
Call #:
EP001.01.023.05.01.001