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Whitefish, from Fish from American Waters series (N39) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes

Publisher:
Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)
Lithographer:
Lithography by Lindner, Eddy & Claus (American, New York)
Date:
1889
Medium:
Commercial color lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 7/8 x 3 1/4 in. (7.3 x 8.3 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ephemera
Credit Line:
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Accession Number:
63.350.202.39.49
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Fish from American Waters" series (N39), issued in 1889 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes.
Inscription: Printed text below fish in image: WHITEFISH.
Printed text on verso of card: 50 FISH FROM AMERICAN WATERS/ You will catch one in a box of Twenty/ RICHMOND STRAIGHT CUT No 1 CIGARETTES/ [full checklist of the 50 fish in series]/ ALLEN & GINTER/ RICHMOND, VA./ Lith. Lindner, Eddy & Clauss, NY
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)
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