Title: Union Bank Note Co.

Alternate Title: Johannes Gutenberg and Benjamin Franklin

Description: Advertising card for the Union Bank Note Company showing images of Johannes Gutenberg on the front and Benjamin Franklin on the back. In addition to information about Gutenberg, the front of card says: “The Union Bank Note Co. is endeavoring to perpetuate the memory of Gutenberg in Kansas City by producing high grade stationery printed from movable types.” Back of card gives information about Franklin and says: "Union Bank Note Co., Printer. Manufacturer of Lithographed Stationery and Blank Books." Address given on back of card:
304 Delaware St.,
Kansas City, MO.

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Printers; Lithography; Stationery trade;

Local Subject(s): Union Bank Note Company;

Printer: Union Bank Note Company

Date: ca. 1880-1900

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 9 x 12 cm.

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

See Also: SC3, Box 10, Ring Binder

Location: SC3, Box 1, Booksellers/Stationers/Engravers

Barcode: Front: 10019192; Back: 10019194

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

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