Title: J. W. Jenkins' Sons
Alternate Title: Vose & Sons Piano Co.
Description: Advertising card for J. W. Jenkins' Sons showing a large factory building with smoking chimneys. Front of card says: "Vose & Sons Pianos. Established 1851. 29000 sold and in use...Vose & Sons Piano Co., 170 Tremont St. Boston, Mass. or J. W. Jenkins' Sons, Wholesale and Retail Music House, Removed to 921 Main Street, Oldest Music House in Kansas City, Mo." Front lower right corner says: "Geo. H. Walker & Co. Lith. Boston." Back of card has seven testimonials and reviews from newspapers. Address given on front of card:
921 Main St.,
Kansas City, Mo.
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Musical instrument industry; Pianos;
Local Subject(s): Jenkins Music Company;
Date: ca. 1880-1900
Item Type: Advertising Card
Dimensions: 9 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
Barcode: Front: 10019754; Back: 10019755
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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