Title: Moline Plow Co.
Description: Advertising card for Moline Plow Co. showing a fat man with wings standing on a stump holding up a glowing corn cob while farmers plow fields in the background. Front of card says: “We take the Liberty of Enlightening the World in regard to the superior implements of our manufacture.../ The Flying Dutchman.” Front lower left corner says: "Shober & Carqueville Lith. Co. Chicago." Back of card has image of "The Flying Dutchman" sulky plow and advertising copy about plows and corn-makers and says: "Moline Plow Co., Moline, Ill./ Branch houses: Kansas City, Mo.; Minneapolis, Minn./ Kingman & Co., Peoria, Ill. and St. Louis, Mo., General Agents for Illinois and the Southwest..."" No street address is given.
Product: The Flying Dutchman Sulky Plow
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Agricultural machinery & implements; Corn; Plowing; Plows;
Local Subject(s): Moline Plow Company;
Printer: Shober & Carqueville Lith. Co.
Date: ca. 1880-1900
Item Type: Advertising Card
Dimensions: 8 x 15 cm.
Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Company Notes: Address given in 1892 City Directory: 12th N. W. Corn Mulberry.
Location: SC3, Box 2, Farm Implements
Barcode: Front: 10019413; Back: 10019414
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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