Title: Gaylord & Barcley

Description: Advertising card for Gaylord & Barcley made of two cards tied together with a pink ribbon on the upper left side. Top card shows five birds sitting on a tree branch and says: "The wood birds call the opening notes of spring." Lower right corner has number 257 and bottom says: "E. A. Wright, Phila." Card underneath says: "Our Stock of Imported Novelties in Fine Woolens for the Spring Season is now complete, Solicitiing your inspection of same, we are, Yours, Gaylord & Barcley." Both cards have scalloped edges. Back of each card is blank. Address given on bottom card: 123 West Ninth Street,
Kansas City, Mo.

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Stores & shops; Birds; Spring;

Local Subject(s): Gaylord and Barcley;

Printer: E. A. Wright

Date: ca. 1880-1900

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 11 x 16 cm. (top card); 14 x 17 cm. (bottom card)

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

Location: SC3, Box 2, Specialty Shops

Barcode: Top card: 10019973; Bottom card: 10019974

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

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