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TitleGreat Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., The
DescriptionAdvertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. cut in the shape of a banjo. There is a picture on the banjo of a woman playing a banjo. Back of card has small image of woman in Oriental dress playing a banjo and lists branch houses and their locations in cities around the U.S. Card is damaged: part of banjo broken off. Small tag affixed to back of card says: "Manufactured only by Donaldson Brothers, Five Points, New York." Kansas City address given on back:
927 Main St.
Kansas City, Mo.
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Grocery stores
Tea industry
Banjos
Musical instruments
Local Subject(s)Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company (A&P Store)
PrinterDonaldson Brothers
Dateca. 1880-1885
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions20 x 39 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
See AlsoSC3, Box 7 Oversize
LocationSC3, Box 1, A&P
BarcodeFront: 10018971; Back: 10018972
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.