Sharpless & Sons trade card

Item Info

Item No: pdcp01069
Title: Sharpless & Sons trade card
Media Type: Chromolithographs
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Foldable advertising trade card for Sharpless & Sons, Philadelphia.

Recto image: Santa Claus - like figure with a young girl and a dog on right. Mrs. Claus - like figure with a small girl and cat on left.

Advertising text printed on verso (left side): Sharpless & Sons, importers, jobbers and retailers of dry goods, suits, wraps, millinery, trimmings, notions, ladies' and children's shoes, upholstery goods, lace curtains, stationery, fancy goods, books and periodicals. 

Poem printed on verso (right side): Christmas Bells by Henry W. Longfellow.


See pdcp01069v for verso.

Creation Year: ca. 1880