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Business cards

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Small cards produced since the 19th century bearing the name and address of a business concern and one of its representatives, and intended more for information than advertisement. For small printed sheets or cards bearing tradesmen's advertisements from the 17th through the 19th century, use "trade cards." For cards made later and distributed for advertisement, use "advertising cards."

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Ernest H. Boynton Diaries and Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0997-sc
Abstract Diaries and papers of a railroad employee living in Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts.The 29 diaries cover the years 1883, 1885-1891, 1895-1906, 1909-1915, 1917, and 1927. Also included in the papers are bank account books from Merchants National Bank of Boston (1914 Nov. 20-1918 June 19); Forest City Trust Company, Portland, Maine (1922 Nov. 17-1923 May 28); First National Bank, Portland, Maine (1923 July 6-1926 July 12); and Melrose Trust Company, Melrose, Massachusetts (1927 March...
Dates: 1883-1927

NA 2573, photograph, p14392, undated

 Item — Photograph NA 2573
Photo Description Business card for "P. M. Nelson & Son, manufacturers, wholesale, and retail dealers in Fancy Indian Bows, Arrows, Baskets, Canoes, Etc. Indian Island, Old Town, Maine. Head--- -uring the season, Pequod Ave., New London, Conn." In the center of the card, printed in red, is a European etching of an indigenous Woodlands man depicted in "Noble Savage" style. Bare-chested, wearing a long loin cloth, and a spray of feathers in his hair, he leans against a rock with a long gun braced against...
Dates: undated

William T. Vasquez Military Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0600
Scope and Contents

The military papers pertain to Vasquez's career in the regular Army from 1946 to 1948. He was assigned to the occupation of Korea following World War II. The collection includes letters, military documents, and photographs of Korea.

Dates: 1946-1948