Title: Empire Clothing Company

Description: Advertising card for Empire Clothing Company showing a red bird in a cage pecking at a piece of fruit. Card is cut in the shape of the cage. Back of card says: "Empire Clothing Company, Fine Clothing & Furnishing Goods." Small crest at top of back says: "Manufactured only by Eckstein, Hoffmann & Porr, 58-60 Fulton St., N.Y., Copyrighted Oct. 16, 1882." Address given on back of card:
.."" 410 Main Street,
.."" Kansas City, Mo.

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Clothing stores; Birds; Birdcages;

Local Subject(s): Empire Clothing Company;

Printer: Eckstein, Hoffmann & Porr

Date: 1882

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 17 x 22 cm.

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

Location: SC3, Box 1, Clothing

Barcode: Front: 10019250; Back: 10019251

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

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