Missouri Valley Special Collections
Advanced Search | Help | My Favorites
All Images Local History Index  
We are working on a NEW Local history website which will replace this version of KCHistory.org. Stay tuned for details!
menu off  add item to favorites add side to favorites | reference url back to results previous next
  previous side   next side
TitleKarges & Cartwright Dry Goods Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for Karges & Cartwright Dry Goods Co. showing portrait of an African American smiling. Front of card says: "'Topsy' Hosiery." Back of card says: "If you wish to buy a good hose: Then it's Topsy. If low prices please you; Then buy Topsy. If you like to have your hose Guaranteed Stainless & Fast: Call for Topsy. Topsy is the best out and is Warranted Not to fade or crock or Money refunded." Address given on front of card:
1109-1111 Main St.
ProductTopsy Hosiery
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Dry goods stores
African Americans
Local Subject(s)Karges and Cartwright Dry Goods Company
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions7 x 12 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
LocationSC3, Box 1, Dry Goods
BarcodeFront: 10019373; Back: 10019374
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
RightsReproduction (printing, downloading, or copying) of images from Kansas City Public Library requires permission and payment for the following uses, whether digital or print: publication; reproduction of multiple copies; personal, non-educational purposes; and advertising or commercial purposes. Please order prints or digital files and pay use fees through this website. All images must be properly credited to: "Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri." Images and texts may be reproduced without prior permission only for purposes of temporary, private study, scholarship, or research. Those using these images and texts assume all responsibility for questions of copyright and privacy that may arise.
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.