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TitleUnion Bank Note Co.
Alternate TitleJohannes Gutenberg and Benjamin Franklin
DescriptionAdvertising card for the Union Bank Note Company showing images of Johannes Gutenberg on the front and Benjamin Franklin on the back. In addition to information about Gutenberg, the front of card says: "The Union Bank Note Co. is endeavoring to perpetuate the memory of Gutenberg in Kansas City by producing high grade stationery printed from movable types." Back of card gives information about Franklin and says: "Union Bank Note Co., Printer. Manufacturer of Lithographed Stationery and Blank Books." Address given on back of card:
304 Delaware St.,
Kansas City, MO.
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Stationery trade
Local Subject(s)Union Bank Note Company
PrinterUnion Bank Note Company
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions9 x 12 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
See AlsoSC3, Box 10, Ring Binder
LocationSC3, Box 1, Booksellers/Stationers/Engravers
BarcodeFront: 10019192; Back: 10019194
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.