Title: Spalding's Commercial College

Description: Advertising card for Spalding's Commercial College showing an assortment of unrelated images: a girl, some flowers, and a lighthouse. Card is embossed. Front of card says: "Telephone 1174." Back of card says: "Twenty-eighth year...Day school all the year...Night School October 2 to April 7." It also describes the college: "Established Oct. 25, 1865. Incorporated July 11, 1867. Book-Keeping and other Commercial Studies, Shorthand, Typewriting, English Branches, Higher Mathematics, Modern Languages, Etc., at lowest rates. No Vacations. Catalogues free. Be sure to visit or address this College before going elsewhere. Elevator Entrance N. Y. Life Building, Cor. Ninth and Wall Streets. Telephone 1174. Wm. H. Seeger, Esq. (Prest. Citizens Nat. Bank), Secretary. J. F. Spalding, A. M., President.." Address given on back of card:
East Wing N. Y. Life Bldg., Nos. 814, 816, 818 Delaware St.
Kansas City, Mo.

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Business education; Universities & colleges; Girls; Lighthouses;

Local Subject(s): Spalding's Commercial College; Spalding, James F.; Seeger, William H.

Date: ca. 1880-1900

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 9 x 14 cm.

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

See Also: SC3, Box 9, Scrapbook 4, pages 65, 71, 89

Location: SC3, Box 1, Business Colleges

Barcode: Front: 10019214; Back: 10019219

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

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