TITLE

Antique Ads

PUB. DATE
March 1961
SOURCE
New Yorker;3/25/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the advertisements in the nineteenth century displayed at an exhibition of the New York Historical Society in New York City. The oldest advertisement exhibited was from the 1847 issue of the periodical "Saturday Evening Post." During the period, Lord & Taylor used cards depicting the eggs of the bullfinch to advertise. It cites the gullible information provided by the advertisements.
ACCESSION #
22776061

 

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