Title: Martin, Snyder & Co.

Alternate Title: W. H. Bush & Co.

Description: Advertising card for Martin, Snyder & Co. showing a mandolin in front of a paper with sketch of a country scene. Front of card is stamped: "Martin Snyder & Co., Western Representatives for Kranich & Bach Pianos. Tuning and Repairing." Back of card has image of piano and says: "Bush & Gerts' Pianos. If you want in your house the very best Piano you can purchase, and that will last you a lifetime and give you no trouble or vexation, (as many pianos do) purchase one of the celebrated Bush & Gerts' Pianos, and your friends will do likewise. They can be seen at our warerooms: 243 & 245 E. Chicago Avenue, W. H. Bush & Co." Address given on front of card:
1016 and 1018 Walnut Street,
Tel. No. 2338
Kansas City, Mo.

Product: Bush & Gerts Pianos

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

Local Subject(s): Martin, Snyder and Company

Date: ca. 1890-1896

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 9 x 14 cm.

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

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

Barcode: Front: 10019773; Back: 10019776

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

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