|Object Name||Card, Trade|
Trade card (business card). Off-white card stock with printed inscription: "VILLA COSMOPOLITE / (Formerly CARBON'S) / French Restaurant and Cafe / PRIVATE DINING ROOMS, BOWLING ALLEY, ETC. / ETIENNE C. WERTHMULLER, PROP. / GRANT CITY, STATEN ISLAND. / P.O. New Dorp, N.Y. / Take Excursion Ticket at Ferry for New Dorp, and ask conductor to stop at Grant City. / Trains every hour." Reverse is blank.
(Keywords: New York)
|Ownership and History||Etienne C. Werthmuller (1854-1941), the proprietor of the restaurant, immigrated to the U.S. from France in the early 1870s.|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Advertising Medium|
Werthmuller, Etienne C.
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.|
|Legal Status||Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.|