Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder S3117
Scope and Contents This collection includes advertising cards, tickets, calling cards, a postcard, and pamphlets from various businesse enterprises and organizations in Indianapolis, Indiana and New York, New York, ranging from circa 1860 to 1935 regarding products such as tonics and curatives, soap, coffee, and tickets to fairs and sporting, club, and public speaking events. Many of the cards appear to have been removed from a scrapbook.
Dates: circa 1860-1935
Collection — Folder S3144
Scope and Contents This collection includes advertising cards, tickets, brochures and other ephemeral items from merchants and event planners in Indiana, Kansas, Michigan and Missouri, ranging from 1887 to 1976 regarding advertising for products and services as well as special events.
Dates: 1887-1976, undated
Collection — Folder S120
Collection — Folder S1325
Scope and Contents This advertising card states, "The Well-Known Card Writer and Penman, Captain Tyler, Teacher of Penmanship, Fort Wayne, Ind. Public Schools." On the back, it says "Mr. Dunn. Please have the slates ready for me Wednesday afternoon first thing at 1:30 and oblige. Respt. Capt. Tyler."
Dates: circa 1880-1900s
Collection — Folder SP045
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photograph, small photograph album, and two copies of an advertisement from Crown Potteries Company in Evansville, Indiana and Mammoth Cave in Kentucky ranging from 1935 to 1952 regarding the company, its employees, and the city of Evansville. The single photograph shows a large group of men, women, and children, probably Crown Potteries Co. employees and their families, at the entrance sign for Mammoth Cave in Kentucky, around the 1930s. The album appears to be from...
Dates: circa 1930s
Collection — Folder S0515
Scope and Contents This collection consists of an undated advertising card for the Gilliland Electric Manufacturing Company. The card is advertising for “improvements in telephonic apparatus.”
Collection — Folder S2537
Scope and Contents This collection contains trade cards ranging from 1883 to 1899 and undated from various businesses across Indiana: W.M. Akin and Company of Evansville, Boyd's Drug Store of Lafayette, Eaton and Espey of New Palestine, Charles A. Gerding of New Palestine, Flint and Walling Manufacturing Company of Kendallville, Hoosier Fence Co. of Indianapolis, Charles A. Keys of Richmond, Will Klein of Frankfort, LaPorte Carriage Company, Peter Marker of Evansville, Miller Brothers and Company of Terre Haute,...
Dates: 1883-1899, undated
Collection — Folder S2540
Scope and Contents This collection contains business and trade cards ranging from 1887 to 1908 and undated from businesses, proprietors and local agents for out-of-town companies that engaged in commerce in Indianapolis, Indiana. The cards advertise a variety of businesses, including dry goods stores, clothing stores, shoe stores, florists, druggists, dentists, coffee dealers, and wagon and farm implement dealers. Some products advertised on the cards include the Esterly binder, Fleichmann & Co. yeast, the...
Dates: 1887-1908, undated
Collection — Folder S0962
Scope and Contents This collection contains Isaac Miller's financial documents and receipts from Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, ranging from 1806 ot 1904, including documents regarding the estate of Henry Miller (1806-1856); financial documents and tax receipts from Fayette, Rush, and Hamilton Counties in Indiana (1858-1881); papers listing Miller's personal property sold at auction on October 29, 1869; a page from the 1904 Quaker periodical, The American Friend; and undated advertisement cards from various...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection includes 16 total items in 3 folders. Folder one includes 13 original undated political cartoon liquor advertisement cards. Twelve of the thirteen cards include advertisements of John F. Garey Wines and Liquors, Portland, Indiana; the thirteenth provides an advertisement for the publisher of the cards, A. H. Linaweaver, Findley, Ohio, posting a charge of $2 for 1000 cards. The cards also portray Folder two includes a one page original $25,000 stock certificate to Mrs. Anna Gay...
Dates: 1907, undated