Title: Central College of Shorthand

Description: Advertising card for the Central College of Shorthand showing a ship with sails up. One of two cards with similar design. Front lower left corner has number C-788. Back of card says: "Central College of Shorthand, Largest and Best Shorthand School in Kansas City. Call or write for information." and "The presentation of this card secures a reduction of $1.00 on tuition." The back also has an image of the building where the college is located. Signs on the building say: "New England Building,.""New England Mutual Life Ins Co." and "New England Safe Deposit & Trust Co." Address given on back of card:
.."" New England Bldg. (2d Floor),
112 W. Ninth Street.

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Business education; Universities & colleges; Ships; Sailing ships;

Local Subject(s): Central College of Shorthand; New England Building

Date: ca. 1880-1900

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 9 x 13 cm.

Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216

Location: SC3, Box 1, Business Colleges

Barcode: Front: 10019206; Back: 10019211

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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