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Title: Trade card for Clark's Thread

Accession Number: 1999.10.3
Category: ADVERTISING
Type: trade card
Maker: Trautmann Bailey
Place: USA, NY
Date: Before 1930
Materials: paper
Description: Chromolithograph trade card for Clark's Thread; illustration depicts a boy in a sailor suit with a toy boat; seal on front reads "CLARK'S/ MILE-END/ SPOOL 30 COTTON"; back reads "FAMILIES AND/ DRESSMAKERS/ SHOULD USE/ CLARK'S/ MILE-END/ SPOOL COTTON/ BEST SIX CORD/ FOR/ Machine and Hand Use./ THOMAS RUSSELL & CO., SOLE AGENTS."; "TRAUTMANN BAILEY & [BLAMREY?] N.Y." printed on bottom of front.

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