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TitleGreat Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, The
DescriptionAdvertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing woman sitting holding a small dog and a baby with the dog's ear in her mouth. Caption says: "Confusion." Small inset picture shows old woman with a cup of tea and saucer. Caption above the inset: "Copyrighted 1884." Tiny caption under inset picture says: "'The Gt. Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co's celebrated teas and coffees have been my solace through life' -Grandmother." Back of card has small image of "Grandmother" with repeated caption. It lists branch houses and their locations in cities around the U.S. Kansas City address given on back of card:
927 Main St.
Kansas City, Mo.
(Address is slightly rubbed off.)
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Grocery stores
Tea industry
Children & animals
Mothers & children
Local Subject(s)Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company (A&P Store)
Dateca. 1884
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions15 x 24 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: 10018983; Back: 10018984
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.