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TitleGreat Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, The
DescriptionAdvertising card for The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company showing a mandolin with an image of a woman in a pink dress. She carries a fan of peacock feathers and drags a string on which are strung five tiny men. A pug dog walks next to her. The card is cut in the shape of a mandolin and has some damage. Front of card says: "The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, N. Y." Back of card has small image of "Grandmother," some advertising copy, and lists branch houses and their locations in cities around the U.S. It has a hook that says: "Manufactured only by Donaldson Brothers, Five Points, New York.." Kansas City address given on back of card:
927 Main St.
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Mandolins
Women
Dogs
Men
Local Subject(s)Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company (A&P Store)
PrinterDonaldson Brothers
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions20 x 40 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
LocationSC3, Box 7, Oversize
BarcodeFront: 10018461; Back: 10018462
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.