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trade card, boy on a snowy bank
  • United States
  • trade card, boy on a snowy bank, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 110.5 x 75 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 3/8 x 2 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7945

A young, blond boy is wearing a scarf and hat, standing on the edge of a snow-covered bank inching toward the ice. The background is a metallic gold.
The verso is a text advertisement for the “Grand Pacific Glove Store” in Chicago.