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TitleGreat Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, The
Alternate TitleUlysses S. Grant
DescriptionMonochromatic advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing portrait of Ulysses S. Grant. Caption says: "Ulysses S. Grant from the last portrait taken." and card is "signed" "U. S. Grant." Back of card has advertising copy including: "Give our new goods a trial. We guarantee you will enjoy a cup of good tea. 50c. Per Pound. Oolongs, Japans, English Breakfasts, Young Hysons, Imperials, Gunpowders, Mixed. The Coffees speak for themselves." It lists six locations in Cincinnati and says: "150 Stores in the United States." No Kansas City address is given.
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Grocery stores
Tea industry
Local Subject(s)Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company (A&P Store)
Grant, Ulysses S.
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions14 x 21 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: 10018991; Back: 10018992
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.