Title: Flint & Walling Man'f'g Co.
Description: Advertising card or brochure for Flint & Walling Man'f'g Co. Brochure is folded and has images on the front and the back. The front says: "The Old Way" and shows many little elf-like people struggling to fill buckets with water from a pump much larger than they. The back says: "The New Way" and shows a large windmill around which the elves are relaxing and dancing and having a good time as the water flows freely from a hose and a fountain. Both back and front of card say: "Flint & Walling Man'f'g Co. Manufacturers of The Star Wind Engine, Kendallville, Ind., Branch Houses. Kansas City, Mo. Fort Worth, Texas." Inside of card has advertising copy about the company and gives information about the Kansas City branch house including "R. G. Marcy, Manager" and the address:
1308 & 1310 W. 11th St., Kansas City, Mo.
Product: Star Wind Engine
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Windmills; Agricultural machinery & implements; Water pumps; Elves;
Local Subject(s): Flint and Walling Manufacturing Company;
Date: ca. 1880-1900
Item Type: Advertising Card
Dimensions: 14 x 15 cm. (folded); 14 x 30 cm. (unfolded)
Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Location: SC3, Box 2, Farm Implements
Barcode: Front: 10019401; Inside: 10019402; Back: 10019403
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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