Title: Domestic Sewing Machine Company

Alternate Title: Whetstone & Co.

Description: Advertising card for the Domestic Sewing Machine Company showing a donkey carrying a woman and big baskets of produce. Front of card says: "Copy of Work Done on the 'Domestic Sewing Machine.'" Front lower left corner has initials "N. A. B." and lower right corner says: "Copyrighted 1886." Back of card says: "Imitated by All! Equalled by None! The Domestic Sewing Machine, Whetstone & Co., General Agts., Throughout Jackson Co., and Wyandotte Co., Kas..."."" Domestic Fashion Patterns, Needles, Oil, And Attachments for all Machines." Address given on back of card:
City Office, Main & 12th Sts.,
Kansas City, Mo.

Product: Domestic Sewing Machine

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Sewing machine industry; Donkeys; Pack animals;

Local Subject(s): Domestic Sewing Machine Co.;

Date: 1886

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 8 x 13 cm.

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

Location: SC3, Box 2, Sewing Machines

Barcode: Front: 10019864; Back: 10019867

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

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