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TitleCarl Hoffman Music Co.
Alternate TitleSteger & Sons Pianos
DescriptionAdvertising card for Carl Hoffman Music Co. showing two kittens leaning on flowers watching a butterfly. Front of card says: "Carl Hoffman Music Co...Sole Representative of the Celebrated Steger & Sons Pianos." followed by some advertising copy about the pianos. Back of card has image of the Steger Piano Factories and says: "Largest Piano Factories in the world located at Steger, Illinois, occupy, with lumber yards, 32 acres. Capacity 30,000 pianos per annum. Established 1879." Address given on front of card:
1120 Walnut St.,
Kansas City, Mo.
ProductSteger Piano
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Musical instrument industry
Local Subject(s)Hoffman, Carl
Hoffman, Carl Music House
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions5 x 15 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
LocationSC3, Box 2, Pianos/Organs/Music
BarcodeFront: 10019734; Back: 10019737
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.