Title: Geo. E. Wisner's Saloon and Restaurant

Description: Advertising card for Geo. E. Wisner's Saloon and Restaurant showing a rear view of five bulls standing in a row. The first bull has small horns and its tail sticks straight up in the air. As you move right, down the line, each bull has longer horns, but a droopier tail. One of two cards, identical except for background color (this one is pink). Card is damaged; some of image is torn off. Front of card says: "How Old are You?" and each cow is labeled, from left to right: "20 .."." 30 .."."40 .."." 50 .."." 60." Along side of card it says: "High Water Mark, 8 Feet 9 Inches in the Room." On the bottom it says: "Dan Griffin, Nights. Eugene Potts, Days. Geo. E. Wisner, Prop." Back of card says: "Geo. E. Wisner's Saloon and Restaurant, Stock Yards. Anheuser-Busch Budweiser Beer." Address given on back of card:
1605 Genesee St.,
Kansas City, Mo.

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Restaurants; Bars; Bulls; Cattle;

Local Subject(s): George E. Wisner's Saloon and Restaurant;

Date: ca. 1880-1900

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 7 x 12 cm.

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

Location: SC3, Box 2, Restaurants/Saloons

Barcode: Front: 10019853; Back: 10019856

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

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