Title: J. W. Jenkins & Son
Alternate Title: Story & Clark Organ Co.
Description: Advertising card for J. W. Jenkins & Sons showing a girl dragging a large basket of apples down a hill. Front of card says: "Story & Clark Organ Co. Canal and 16th Streets, Chicago. For Sale By J. W. Jenkins & Son. Popular Prices! Decker Bros., Vose & Sons, Mathushek Pianos." Back of card has a small image of a factory and says: "Fall of 1890, Chicago, Ill. You are hereby respectfully invited to call at the Model Organ Factory of the World, corner Canal and 16th Streets, Chicago, at your early convenience and inspect same throughout, upon presentation of this card. We are to-day the largest exclusive reed organ manufacturers in the World..." Yours respectfully, Story & Clark Organ Co. / R. S. V. P." Address given on front of card:
615 Main St.
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Musical instrument industry; Pianos; Organs; Girls; Apples; Children;
Local Subject(s): Jenkins Music Company;
Item Type: Advertising Card
Dimensions: 8 x 13 cm.
Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
See Also: SC3, Box 9, Scrapbook 3, page 81
Location: SC3, Box 2, Pianos/Organs/Music (two copies)
Barcode: Front: 10019742; Back: 10019746
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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