Title: Blue Springs Milling Co.
Alternate Title: Whitelaw Reid
Description: Advertising card for Blue Springs Milling Co. showing a portrait of Vice-Presidential candidate Whitelaw Reid (ran on ticket with Benjamin Harrison). One of four cards with portraits of the candidates for president and vice-president in the 1892 election. Front of card identifies man in portrait and says: "Use Blue Springs Model Flour." Front lower left corner of portrait has number C-10. Back of card says: "These delicious Biscuits are made of Blue Springs Model Flour, manufactured by Blue Springs Milling Co." Address given on back of card:
1930 Grand Avenue,
Kansas City, Mo.
Product: Blue Springs Model Flour
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Flour & meal industry; Political elections;
Local Subject(s): Blue Springs Milling Co.;
Date: ca. 1892
Item Type: Advertising Card
Dimensions: 8 x 12 cm.
Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Location: SC3, Box 2, Milling/Flour
Barcode: Front: 10019632; Back: 10019635
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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