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TitleMoline Plow Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for Moline Plow Co. showing a fat man with wings standing on a stump holding up a glowing corn cob while farmers plow fields in the background. Front of card says: "We take the Liberty of Enlightening the World in regard to the superior implements of our manufacture.../ The Flying Dutchman." Front lower left corner says: "Shober & Carqueville Lith. Co. Chicago." Back of card has image of "The Flying Dutchman" sulky plow and advertising copy about plows and corn-makers and says: "Moline Plow Co., Moline, Ill./ Branch houses: Kansas City, Mo.; Minneapolis, Minn./ Kingman & Co., Peoria, Ill. and St. Louis, Mo., General Agents for Illinois and the Southwest..."" No street address is given.
ProductThe Flying Dutchman Sulky Plow
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Agricultural machinery & implements
Local Subject(s)Moline Plow Company
PrinterShober & Carqueville Lith. Co.
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions8 x 15 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Company NotesAddress given in 1892 City Directory: 12th N. W. Corn Mulberry.
LocationSC3, Box 2, Farm Implements
BarcodeFront: 10019413; Back: 10019414
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.