Title: Carl Hoffman Music Co.

Alternate Title: Steger & Sons Pianos

Description: Advertising card for Carl Hoffman Music Co. showing two kittens leaning on flowers watching a butterfly. Front of card says: "Carl Hoffman Music Co...Sole Representative of the Celebrated Steger & Sons Pianos." followed by some advertising copy about the pianos. Back of card has image of the Steger Piano Factories and says: "Largest Piano Factories in the world located at Steger, Illinois, occupy, with lumber yards, 32 acres. Capacity 30,000 pianos per annum. Established 1879." Address given on front of card:
1120 Walnut St.,
Kansas City, Mo.

Product: Steger Piano

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Musical instrument industry; Pianos; Cats;

Local Subject(s): Hoffman, Carl; Hoffman, Carl Music House;

Date: ca. 1880-1900

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 5 x 15 cm.

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

Location: SC3, Box 2, Pianos/Organs/Music

Barcode: Front: 10019734; Back: 10019737

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

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