Title: Woodward, Faxon & Co.
Alternate Title: N. K. Fairbank & Co.
Description: Advertising card for Woodward, Faxon & Co. showing two pigs on a raft looking towards a lighthouse. Front of card says: “Messmate, all is lovely, and the goose hangs high/ 'Tis N. K. Fairbank & Co.s best Lard Oil/ Makes the light in yonder sky.” One of a set of four cards with pigs advertising Lard Oil manufactured by N. K. Fairbanks & Co., sold at Woodward, Faxon & Co. Back of card says: "Woodward, Faxon & Co., Wholesale Druggists .."." Presented by C. F. Williams." Address given on back of card:
511 Delaware Street,
Kansas City, Mo.
Product: N. K. Fairbanks & Co. Lard Oil
Subject(s): Advertising cards; Drugstores; Pharmacists; Swine; Animals in human situations; Rafts; Lighthouses;
Local Subject(s): Woodward, Faxon and 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 1, Druggists
Barcode: Front: 10019338; Back: 10019341
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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