Image Archive

Detailed Record

Title: Trade card for John S. Tripp, Jr., Tailor

Accession Number: 2005.7.4
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: trade card
Maker: Farmer, Livermore & Co.
Place: USA, RI, Providence
Date: before 1881
Materials: paper
Description: Trade card; John S. Tripp, Jr., Tailor; black and white on pale pink card; background is branch with leaves and flowers, superimposed over this is maritime vignette of a three-masted steamship underway in rough seas; printed on front "JOHN S. TRIPP, JR.,/ TAILOR.", "242", "FARMER LIVERMORE & CO., PROV. R.I." and "Copyrighted."; printed on back "FALL CIRCULAR, 1881./ I HAVE IMPORTED DIRECT FOR/ THE COMING SEASONS A LARGE/ LINE OF THE FINEST SUITINGS,/ TROUSERINGS AND OVERCOATINGS/ IN/ SINGLE PATTERNS,/ WHICH ARE SPECIAL DESIGNS NOT/ TO BE FOUND ELSEWHERE./ JOHN S. TRIPP, JR."

Mystic Seaport Image ID m422899    Information regarding reproductions