Title: Gill Piano Co., The
Description: Advertising card for The Gill Piano Co. showing a woman lowering herself onto a bench and pushing aside the man and woman already sitting there. Caption says:"Don't Apologize! But look on the other side." Lower right front corner has number C-645. One of two cards with identical image, but different backs (other card for Kansas City Baby Carriage Co.." Back of card says: "Mason & Hamlin, Chase Bros., Keller Bros. Pianos. James K. M. Gill, Manager. The Gill Piano Co., Successor to The A. H. Whitney Co., Pianos and Organs." Address given on back of card:
1024 Walnut Street,
(Second Floor, Take Elevator.)
Kansas City, Mo.
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Musical instrument industry; Pianos; Organs; Clumsiness;
Local Subject(s): Gill Piano Company; A. H. Whitney Company;
Date: ca. 1880-1900
Item Type: Advertising Card
Dimensions: 7 x 11 cm.
Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Location: SC3, Box 2, Pianos/Organs/Music
Barcode: Front: 10019732; Back: 10019733
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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