Title: Gill Piano Company

Description: Advertising card for the Gill Piano Company showing a boy with wings rowing a boat made of what appears to be a piece of paper pulled by swans. 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; Boats; Swans; 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

Barcode: 10019731

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

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