Title: Greenwich Ferry to Oyster Bay advertising card |
Accession Number: 2002.58.10
Type: advertising card
Maker: Greenwich Ferry
Place: USA, CT, Greenwich; USA, NY, Oyster Bay
Description: Advertising card; Greenwich Ferry to Oyster Bay advertising card on postcard paper, possibly dated between 1910 and 1920; logo of witch on front, pointing to left, broom in one hand; black and white map of Long Island Sound on back from Bridgeport to New York City, ferry route is printed in red from Greenwich to Oyster Bay; printed on front of witch's dress "GREENWICH/ FERRY/ TO/ OYSTER/ BAY"; printed on right front "LEAVES/ Greenwich/ 9 - 11:30 - 2 - 4:30 and 7/ Oyster Bay/ 10 - 12:30 - 3 - 5:30 and 8/ (Daylight Saving Time)/ VEHICLES & TEAMS/ 25 CTS. PER FOOT/ Over All Length On Deck/ WEEK DAYS: Adults, 20c; Children, 10c./ HOLIDAYS: ALL 25 CENTS/ Motor Cycles 75c, with Sidecard $1.00. All Led Animals, $1.00./ Canoes, $1.00. Freight 25c per cubic yard or Cwt./ Phones: Greenwich 1855; Oyster Bay 230 - J See Map on Back"; printed on left front "POST CARD" and "PUT/ ONE CENT/ STAMP/ HERE"; printed on back in red "GREENWICH/ OYSTER BAY" and printed with a large red arrow "FERRY BEACH/ WHERE THE FERRIES LAND AT/ OYSTER BAY". Telephone number format probably dates from 1910 to 1920.
Mystic Seaport Image ID m419088-01 Information regarding reproductions
Mystic Seaport Image ID m419088 Information regarding reproductions