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Catalog Number 2004.27.23
Object Name Card, Trade
Title W. Bell & Co. Trade Card
Description Trade Card; square paper card with a coloured picture of a girl with a large hat and a fan on one side and black printing on the other. The picture of the girl is pink, blue, white and brown with four lines of black text written on a diagonal to the square card: "Compliments of W. Bell & Co./ Organ manuf'rs, Guelph, Ont.". The print on the back is also written on a diagonal to the square shape of the card.
Front: " Compliments of W. Bell & Co. Organ Manuf'rs, Guelph, Ont./ J.H Bufford's Sons New York, Boston & Chicago." Back: "BUY ONLY THE BELL ORGAN/ THE LEADING INSTRUMENT FOR TONE, DESIGN, AND DURABILITY./ BUY NO OTHER./ Send for Our Catalogue./ W. BELL & CO., GUELPH, CANADA."
People Bell, William
Search Terms Bell Piano and Organ Company Limited
Subjects INDUSTRY & TRADE
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CHILDREN
COSTUME - CHILD
MUSIC - INSTRUMENTS
Dimensions 6.45/6.45 in. - Length/Width