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Finding Aid for the Collection of Trade Cards, 1870-1900
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of Trade Cards,
    Date (inclusive): 1870-1900
    Collection number: 611
    Extent: 2 boxes (1.0 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Robert Knepper, 1992-93.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Collection of Trade Cards (Collection 611). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4232889 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of trade or advertising cards of various companies, stores, and products. Includes Arbuckle's Ariosa Coffee, bakers and bakeries, Coca-Cola, dry cleaning, Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, musical instruments, restaurants and hotels, sewing machines, tobacco, Union Pacific Tea Company, Enterprise Manufacturing Company of Pennsylvania, and Frostick series of animal cards.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Collection is arranged alphabetically by industry or name of firm.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Trade cards.