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TitleK. C. Hydraulic-Press Brick Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for K. C. Hydraulic-Press Brick Co. showing a rural scene of water and trees with floral border. One of two cards with similar design. Lower left corner has "No. 68." Back of card says: "Annual Capacity: 10,000,000 Front and Ornamental Brick. 40,000,000 Common Brick" and lists their products including red, buff, chocolate, and mottled press brick or ornamental brick; "Sewer Brick. Sidewalk Paving brick. Common Building Brick. Fire Brick and Fire Clay. Vitrified Brick. Triphammer Brick. Sterling Mortar Colors. Pacific White Sand. Architectural Terra Cotta. Porous Fireproof Tile." Address given on back of card:
Office Telephone 1507
.."" No. 1 Yard--Guinotte & Allen Av., Tel. 1537.
No. 2 Yard--17th & Askew Ave., Tel. 261 E.
No. 3 Yard--Kansas City, Kansas. West 6.
206-8 Postal Telegraph Bldg.
.."" Kansas City, Mo.
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Brick industry
Local Subject(s)K. C. Hydraulic-Press Brick Co.
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions9 x 13 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Company NotesAddress in 1892 City Directory: 305-309 Builders & Traders Exchange Building.
LocationSC3, Box 1, Bricks/Stonework
BarcodeFront: 10019203; Back: 10019204
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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