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Catalog Number 2004.27.14
Object Name Envelope
Title Taylor Forbes Envelope
Date 09/16/1905
Year Range from 1905
Year Range to 1905
Description Envelope with advertisement on back; White rectangular paper envelope. There is a red two cent postage stamp on the upper right corner. There is black ink postage stamp "Toronto Canada/ SEP 16 / 5-PM / 1905". There is also blue typed lettering in the centre and blue printed company address in upper left corner. Just under return address is a purple stamped return address.
On reverse side, there is an advertisement in large printed lettering in blue ink: "THE LARGEST MANUFACTURERS OF LAWN MOWERS AND GENERAL HARDWARE IN CANADA." Stamped in black near center bottom: "SYRACUSE N.Y. RECD. / SEP 17 / 6.30 AM / 1905".
On front in blue print: "IF NOT CALLED FOR RETURN TO TAYLOR-FORBES COMPANY, LIMITED. GUELPH, CANADA".
In purple stamp below blue print return address: "TORONTO BRANCH / Temporary Office and Show Room, 21 Richmond St. West. Phone Main 1470".
In typed lettering, envelope is sent to: "Messrs. Pierce, Butler & Pierce Mfg. Co., SYRACUSE, N.Y., U.S.A."
Search Terms Taylor-Forbes Company Limited
Subjects INDUSTRY & TRADE
COMMERCIAL - MANUFACTURING
STAMP COLLECTING
COMMUNICATION
ADVERTISEMENT
Dimensions 6.49/3.54 in. - Length/Width