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TitleJ. W. Jenkins & Son
Alternate TitleStory & Clark Organ Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for J. W. Jenkins & Sons showing a girl holding an umbrella standing under the eves of a building as it stops raining and the sun comes out. Front of card says: "Story & Clark Organ Co. Canal and 16th Streets, Chicago. For Sale By J. W. Jenkins & Son. Popular Prices! Decker Bros., Vose & Sons, Mathushek Pianos." Back of card has a small image of a factory and says: "Fall of 1890, Chicago, Ill. You are hereby respectfully invited to call at the Model Organ Factory of the World, corner Canal and 16th Streets, Chicago, at your early convenience and inspect same throughout, upon presentation of this card. We are to-day the largest exclusive reed organ manufacturers in the World..."" Yours respectfully, Story & Clark Organ Co. / R. S. V. P." Address given on front of card:
615 Main St.
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Musical instrument industry
Local Subject(s)Jenkins Music Company
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions8 x 13 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
See AlsoSC3, Box 9, Scrapbook 3, page 81
LocationSC3, Box 2, Pianos/Organs/Music
BarcodeFront: 10019743; Back: 10019745
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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