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Object Name Card, Trade
Date 1870-1880s
Description Trade card. Lithograph on paper. Illustration of a girl talking to a parrot. Illustration is printed in red; inscription at top is printed in black: "BUTTER STORE / 108 BROAD STREET, / STAPLETON S.I. / N.R. STOUT." A number is printed in red in the lower left corner: "304". Reverse is blank.
(Keywords: New York)
Acquisition From Jacques Noel Jacobsen
Ownership and History This is a "stock card" (a generic trade card to which the advertiser added his specific information).

Nathaniel R. Stout is listed as a retail grocer in the 1880 census. His grocery store is listed in the 1886 Staten Island directory with an address of 100 Broad Street.

Earliest Date 1875
Latest Date 1890
Material Paper
Subjects Advertising
Trade cards
Stores & shops
Grocery stores
Ephemera
Lexicon Sub-category Advertising Medium
Associated People Stout, Nathaniel R.
Catalog Number 42.011.0015
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, May 2015.
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.