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Catalog Number 2000X.11.7
Object Name Card, Advertising
Title Bell Organ Advertising Card
Date 1885
Year Range from 1885
Year Range to 1885
Description Advertising Card. White rectangular paper card, with colored illustration on front, and printed advertisement in black print on white background. On the front is a square in the centre, with a thin red line border, inside which is a picture of a sailboat, on the water (which is green tinge). There is a hill in the background which appears to have a lighthouse on it. "THE BELL ORGAN HAS NO EQUAL." in black print is printed in the box, above the sailboat. Below and above the box is a set of two pink flowers, with red/yellow centres, on branches and leaves. On the bottom set, on a leaf, is a red ladybug. On the back of the card, printed in black and in various styles of type: "The Bell Organ IS THE ACKNOWLEDGED LEADER OF ORGANS THROUGHOUT CANADA. 21 YEARS' EXPERIENCE W. BELL & CO., GUELPH, ONTARIO."
People Bell, William
Search Terms Bell Piano and Organ Company Limited
Subjects SCENES - RIVERS/LAKES/OCEANS
TRANSPORTATION - WATER (BOAT/CANOE)
COMMERCIAL
MUSIC - INSTRUMENTS
ADVERTISEMENT
Dimensions 5.11/3.54 in. - Length/Width