Title: Hall & Willis Hardware Co.

Alternate Title: Hiram Holt & Co.

Description: Advertising card for Hall & Willis Hardware Co. showing two men giving hay to cattle in the snow. Front of card says: “Holt's Lightning Hay Knife.” Back of card says: “Great Saving to Farmers! Before purchasing, examine the Lightning Hay Knife, manufactured only by Hiram Holt & Co., East Wilton, Maine..."" Company information stamped on back of card: "Hall & Willis Hardware Co., Wholesale Hardware, Kansas City, Mo." No street address is given.

Product: Holt's Lightning Hay Knife

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Hardware; Farming; Cattle; Hay; Snow;

Local Subject(s): Hall and Willis Hardware Company;

Date: ca. 1880-1900

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 8 x 14 cm.

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

Company Notes: Address in 1887 City Directory: St. Louis Ave. SW Corner Santa Fe.

Location: SC3, Box 2, Ironwork/Hardware

Barcode: Front: 10019545; Back: 10019549

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

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