Title: Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, The

Description: Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing woman sitting holding a small dog and a baby with the dog's ear in her mouth. Caption says: "Confusion." Small inset picture shows old woman with a cup of tea and saucer. Caption above the inset: "Copyrighted 1884." Tiny caption under inset picture says: "'The Gt. Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co's celebrated teas and coffees have been my solace through life' -Grandmother." Back of card has small image of "Grandmother" with repeated caption. It lists branch houses and their locations in cities around the U.S. Kansas City address given on back of card:
927 Main St.
Kansas City, Mo.
(Address is slightly rubbed off.)

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Grocery stores; Tea industry; Dogs; Mothers; Children & animals; Infants; Mothers & children;

Local Subject(s): Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company (A&P Store)

Date: ca. 1884

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 15 x 24 cm.

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

See Also: SC3, Box 7 Oversize

Location: SC3, Box 1, A&P

Barcode: Front: 10018983; Back: 10018984

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

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