Guelph Museums logo Collections Database

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 1981.41.24
Object Name Card, Advertising
Title Advertising Card to Kloepfer Coal Company from American & Canadian Coal & Coke Co., Buffalo, N.Y.
Date 1922
Year Range from 1922
Year Range to 1922
Description Advertising Card or Penny Postcard. Black print type on off-white rectangular cardboard. In the upper right corner of address side is a green one cent U.S. postage stamp with the profile image of Thomas Jefferson. The postcard advertisement is addressed in typed letters to: "Kloepfer Coal Company / Guelph, Ont. Canada." The postcard has three stamps on it. The stamp in the upper left corner reads: "BUFFALO /DEC. 12 1922 / N.Y." This stamp is duplicated again beside this one. The third stamp is just to the left of the green postage stamp: " CHRISTMAS - STAMP OUT TUBERCULOSIS."
On the reverse side of the postcard is the message from "AMERICAN & CANADIAN COAL & COKE CO./ 618 PRUDENTIAL BLDG. / BUFFALO, N.Y." - "QUALITY - SERVICE - PRICE / We have available for prompt shipment a tonnage of STEAM COAL, GAS COAL, ANTHRACITE AND COKE, which we can offer at very ATTRACTIVE PRICES. We handle only high grade coals and GUARANTEE every car we ship. Kindly let us know your requirements and if you are not in the market at present, we will be pleased to quote you our prices when you are. Should you need a car for quick delivery, wire or call us on the telephone Seneca 1173, Buffalo."
Search Terms Kloepfer Coal Company
Subjects COMMERCIAL - DEALERS IN COAL, COKE AND WOOD
ADVERTISEMENT
STAMP COLLECTING
HEALTH
Dimensions 14.0 cm. x 8.25 cm. - L x W