Consists of trade cards advertising a
variety of trades, goods, and services. The bulk of the materials are color lithographs
dating from 1880-1900. Some of the trades, goods and services advertised include food and
beverages, household goods, furniture, clothing, shoes, pharmacies, medicines and tonics.
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