Title: Gill Piano Company
Description: Advertising card for the Gill Piano Company showing a boy with wings and military style dress blowing a horn as he rides through the air on an envelope pulled by birds. One of two cards with similar theme. Front of card says: "Mason & Hamlin, Chase Bros., Keller Bros. Pianos. Gill Piano Company, Successor to The A. H. Whitney Co...James K. M. Gill, Manager." Back of card is blank. Address given on front of card:
1024 Walnut St.,
Kansas City, Mo.
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Musical instrument industry; Pianos; Angels; Horns (Communication devices); Birds;
Local Subject(s): Gill Piano Company; A. H. Whitney Company;
Date: ca. 1880-1900
Item Type: Advertising Card
Dimensions: 7 x 11 cm.
Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
Location: SC3, Box 2, Pianos/Organs/Music
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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