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Object Name Handbill
Date ca. 1970
Description Direct mail advertisement for Westerleigh Savings and Loan Association's new branch at 533 Targee Street, Fox Hills, Staten Island. Item consists of a single sheet of heavy paper, printed in blue, with a bulk mail postage indicia at the corner. Text includes the words "Thank / You" in large decorative lettering, as well as lists of services and dividend rates, and the statement, "STILL TIME thru Fri. Oct. 23rd..." [for the opening celebration]. Illustrations show various free gifts for new account holders, including umbrellas, clocks, and other household items.
(Keywords: Twentieth Century, New York City)
Acquisition Gift of Resolution Trust Corp
Earliest Date 1969.0
Latest Date 1974.0
Material Paper
Subjects Banking industry
Advertising
Ephemera
Lexicon Sub-category Advertising Medium
Catalog Number 92.021.0021
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, October 2014.
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