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trade card, 3 years reform
  • United States
  • trade card, 3 years reform, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 110 x 75 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 5/16 x 2 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8055

A man wearing a green suit with red pinstripes and a black top hat smokes a cigar. He is sitting on a red seat inside a train car. His elbows balance on a book which reads “Order Book Chuck Full.” Text across the bottom reads “3 Years Reform.”
The verso is a text advertisement for Acorn Stoves and Ranges.