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TitleDavid B. Kirk & Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for David B. Kirk & Co. showing a girl whispering in another girl's ear. Front of card says: "Kirk's Komplete Kernel." Back of card says: "Kirk's Komplete Kernel Whole Wheat Flour. Physicians all recommend it for a Brain and Nerve Food. We are a rushing, pushing, crowding people, whose nerves and brains are overtaxed daily in the rush for first place. This condition requires more nutritious food. Something that assimilates quickly and easily. Bread made from whole wheat will be found better than any other article on the market as a 'food.' Any grocer can furnish it. Trade supplied by David B. Kirk & Co., Flour Exporters and Jobbers, Kansas City, Mo." No street address is given.
ProductKirk's Komplete Kernel Whole Wheat Flour
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Flour & meal industry
Local Subject(s)Kirk, David B. and Co.
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions7 x 11 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Company NotesAddress given in 1892 City Directory: 1439-1441 Liberty.
LocationSC3, Box 2, Food/Beverages/Grocers
BarcodeFront: 10019471; Back: 10019474
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.