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trade card, Jaques' Extracts
  • United States
    Hughes & Johnson, printer
    founded 1880
  • trade card, Jaques' Extracts, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 120 x 76 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 3/4 x 3 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8093

A waterfall and rocky banks are depicted on this card. Text at the bottom provides the location of the scene being depicted: Nevada Falls, Yosemite Valley, California. The manufacturer of Jaques’ Extracts is Jaques Atwood & Co. in Chicago.
The verso is an advertisement for D. M. Merrifield, “dealer in Staple & Fancy Groceries, Dry Goods, Cigars, & Tobacco” in Abilene, Kansas.