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TitleSwift and Company
DescriptionAdvertising card for Swift and Company showing a bird on a branch in front of a cottage by a river in the snow. Front lower left corner has number B 416. Back of card has a poem and advertising copy about "Cotosuet...a healthful shortening...made of America's olive oil, which is Cotton Seed Oil" with "one part in five of prime beef suet...added until Cotosuet has the consistency of lard." Address given on back of card: Kansas City, Mo. No street address is given.
ProductSwift's Cotosuet
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Oils & fats
Local Subject(s)Swift and Company
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions9 x 13 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Company NotesAddress given in 1898 City Directory: ns Berger w Stock Yards, KCK.
See AlsoSC3, Box 7, Oversize
LocationSC3, Box 2, Food/Beverages/Grocers
BarcodeFront: 10019477; Back: 10019482
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.