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Sulky, from the Vehicles of the World series (N90) issued by Goodwin & Company to promote their Dogs Head and Old Judge cigarette brands

Publisher:
Issued by Goodwin & Company
Lithographer:
Giles Lithographic Company (New York, NY and Boston, Massachusetts)
Date:
1888
Medium:
Commercial color lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 1 1/2 × 2 3/4 in. (3.8 × 7 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ephemera
Credit Line:
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Accession Number:
63.350.204.90.36
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Vehicles of the World" series (N90), issued in a set of 50 cards in 1888. There are two variations within the series. One variation was issued by Duke's Cigarettes to promote the brand. A second variation was released the same year by Goodwin to promote Dogs Head and Old Judge Cigarettes. The only difference is the ad at the bottom of the card versos.
Inscription: Printed text along upper edge of card: Sulky.
Printed horizontal text on verso of card: [text describing vehicle on card recto]/ 50 VEHICLES OF THE WORLD./ PACKED/ IN/ OLD JUDGE/ AND DOGS HEAD/ CIGARETTES/ THE GILES COMPANY, LITH. N.Y.
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)
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