Title: Fairbanks, Morse & Co.
Alternate Title: Missouri & Kansas Interstate Fair
Description: Advertising card for Fairbanks, Morse & Co. It has no graphic, but the front says: "The Missouri & Kansas Interstate Fair, Kansas City, Mo., September 22nd to 27th, 1890./ _______ weighs ______ lbs./ on Fairbanks' Standard Scales.." Blanks are filled in with pencil: "At the fair Oct 1, 1890...131." Back of card lists products: "Eclipse Wind Mills, Water Tanks, Towers, Grinders, Shellers, &c. Engines, Boilers,--Complete Steam Power Plans. Steam, Hand and Wind Mill Pumps." Address given on back of card:
Fairbanks' Scale Warehouse
Salesroom and Repair Shop
.."" 1312 Union Ave.,
.."" Kansas City, Mo.
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Agricultural machinery & implements; Scales; Fairs;
Local Subject(s): Fairbanks, Morse and Company;
Item Type: Advertising Card
Dimensions: 7 x 12 cm.
Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Location: SC3, Box 2, Farm Implements
Barcode: Front: 10019393; Back: 10019398
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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