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TitleEagle M'F'G Co.
Alternate TitleThe Althouse-Wheeler Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for Eagle M'F'G Co. showing a windmill on a grassy knoll. Front of card says: "Milo J. Althouse, Prest., Geo. F. Wheeler, Vice-Prest., Lucius D. Hinkley, Sec'y & Treas./ The Althouse-Wheeler Co., Waupun, Wis., U. S. A./ Manufacturers of The Celebrated Waupun Vaneless Windmills. Our 'Milo' Solid Wheel Wind Mills. Wooden and Iron Pumps, Water Tanks and Waupun Grinding Mills./ Eagle M'F'G Co., General Agents, Kansas City, Mo. / For agencies in Kansas and Missouri address as above. Shipments made from Kansas City." Front lower left corner has number B 382. Back of card has advertising copy about the windmills "of which over 20,000 are now in use" and other machines. Address given on front of card: Kansas City, Mo. No street address is given.
ProductWaupun Vaneless Wind Mills; Milo Solid Wheel Wind Mills
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Agricultural machinery & implements
Local Subject(s)Eagle Manufacturing Co.
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions9 x 14 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Company NotesAddress given in the 1892 City Directory: 1001 Hickory.
LocationSC3, Box 2, Farm Implements
BarcodeFront: 10019389; Back: 10019392
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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AcknowledgementThis project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.