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trade card, Smith Am. Organ Co.
  • United States
  • trade card, Smith Am. Organ Co., late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 104 x 72 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 1/8 x 2 13/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8042
Description

A man wearing a ruff collar and carrying a handheld folding fan stands with one foot propped on a small blue box. The text inside the box reads: “The Smith Am. Organ Co., Pianos & Organs, 817 Main St., Kansas City, MO.” The company was also known as the Smith American Organ Company.