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TitleSpalding's Commercial College
DescriptionAdvertising card for Spalding's Commercial College that is folded and cut to mimic a bank booklet with money sticking out. Front cover has picture of Capital building and says:"No. 42602, Capital Savings Bank, In account with, Spalding's Commercial College." Small type at bottom says:"Patent applied for" and "Clark Lith. Co., Chicago." Inside has picture of check for $1 and says:"Twenty-fifth annual Day School, in session all the year." and "Twenty-fifth annual Night School, in session Oct. 1 to April 1." Also: "Estab. Oct. 25, 1865. Incor. July 11, 1867. All English and Commercial Branches, Phonography, Type-Writing, Modern Languages, etc., practically taught at lowest rates. Unrivalled Course of Instruction. Large Faculty of sixteen experienced Teachers and Lecturers. Ten elegant College Rooms. Unsurpassed advantages. Best moral influences. Good Government." Address given on back and inside of card:
Commercial Block,
S. W. Cor. Eleventh and Main Sts.
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Business education
Universities & colleges
Local Subject(s)Spalding's Commercial College
Spalding, James F.
PrinterClark Lithography Company
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions16 x 18 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216;
See AlsoSC3, Box 9, Scrapbook 4, pages 65, 71, 89
LocationSC 3, Box 1, Business Colleges
BarcodeFront: 10019215; Inside: 10019216; Back: 10019218
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public library, Kansas City, Missouri
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