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Accession Number: 1995.82.2
Type: trade card
Maker: Rapp, T.
Place: USA, CT, New Haven
Date: After 1881
Materials: paper
Description: Advertising card for H.C. Rowe & Company; printed in dark blue ink on white card with gold edges; illustration by T. Rapp shows port views of H.C. Rowe & Co. oyster steamers underway; small rowboat at right; accompanying text reads "H.C. ROWE & CO/ GROWERS, CULTIVATORS, AND SHIPPERS OF/ NATIVE OYSTERS, Opened and in Shell,/ NEW HAVEN, CONN"; company statement describes virtues of H.C. Rowe & Co 'native' oysters, "since 1882".

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