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Title: Trade card for Welch & Cummings, Lynn, Massachusetts

Accession Number: 2005.7.8
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: trade card
Maker: Bufford Bros.
Place: USA, MA, Boston; USA, NY, New York; USA, MA, Lynn
Date: after 1870; before 1900
Materials: paper
Description: Trade card; Welch & Cummings Furniture Dealers; chromolithograph depicts two girls on rocky beach, one girl has already dipped her toes in, small dog to right, couple to left with chair and umbrella, large hotels or pavillions in background, billboard on posts behind girls; printed on billboard "WELCH & CUMMINGS,/ FURNITURE DEALERS,/ 145, 147 and 149 Union St., Lynn."; printed at top "FOR CASH, OR ON INSTALMENTS (sic.)."; printed on bottom "49?" and "BUFFORD, BOSTON & NEW YORK."; printed on back "This is absolutely the/ ONE PRICE/ FURNITURE STORE,/ OF/ LYNN./ UPHOLSTERING/ and/ REPAIRING/ In all its Branches/ Promptly and Satisfactorily Done./ WELCH & CUMMINGS,/ Nos. 145, 146 and 149 Union St.,/ LYNN, MASS."

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