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TitleJanesville Machine Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for Janesville Machine Co. showing a woman carrying two children, one upside down and crying, with a policeman in the background. One of two cards with similar design and theme. Front of card says: "The Careless Nurse." Front lower left corner has number B 441. Back of card has image of machine and lists products: "Janesville Rotary Disk Cultivators, surface tillage. Budlong Disk Harrows, in 10 sizes. Disk Harrow Seeding Attachments, Force Feed. Patent Disk Sharpeners. Crown Mowers...Seeders, Press and Howe Drill.."" Address given on front and back of card: Janesville, Wis. On back of card "Kansas City, Mo." is stamped. No street address is given.
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Agricultural machinery & implements
Children crying
Local Subject(s)Janesville Machine Co.
PrinterChicago Engineering Company
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions8 x 13 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Company NotesAddress given in 1898 City Directory: 1307 W. 10th.
LocationSC3, Box 2, Farm Implements
BarcodeFront: 10019404; Back: 10019409
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.