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Object Name Card, Trade
Date ca. 1870s-1880s
Description Trade card (business card). Rectangular orange card stock with black printed inscription: "CHAS. E GRIFFITH, / SUCCESSOR TO / J.C. BISHOP, / WHOLEALE & RETAIL DEALER IN / BOOTS & SHOES, / PORT RICHMOND, / Van Pelt's Building, Statten [sic] Island. / GOODYEAR'S RUBBER DEPOT. / CUSTOM WORK AND REPAIRING PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO." Reverse side is blank.
Acquisition Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick M. Beasley
Earliest Date 1871
Latest Date 1890
Material Paper
Subjects Advertising
Shoe stores
Ephemera
Lexicon Sub-category Advertising Medium
Associated People Griffith, Charles Edward, Sr.
Catalog Number 35.013.0001
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, September 2014.
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