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TitleWalnut Street Storage Company
Alternate TitleDeaf and Dumb Alphabet
DescriptionAdvertising card for Walnut Street Storage Company showing the hand sign for each letter of the sign language alphabet. Front of card says: "Don't whisper in school. Deaf and Dumb Alphabet." Back of card says: "We Make a Specialty of Moving, Packing, Shipping and Storage of Household Goods, Pianos, etc..."We Have Been Residents of the City for the past twenty-three years...F. H. Benson, Mgr." Back is also stamped with the name "Jos. H. Burnett.." Address given on back of card:
Office and Warehouse. 804, 806, and 808 Walnut St.,
Telephone 1713.
Kansas City, Missouri.
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Moving & storage trade
Sign language
Alphabets (Writing systems)
Local Subject(s)Walnut Street Storage Company
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions7 x 11 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
LocationSC3, Box 2, Miscellaneous
BarcodeFront: 10019659; Back: 10019662
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.