Washington Bridge, from the Transparencies series (N137) issued by W. Duke, Sons & Co. to promote Honest Long Cut Tobacco
Issued by W. Duke, Sons & Co. (New York and Durham, N.C.)
Commercial color lithograph
Sheet: 2 1/2 × 4 3/16 in. (6.4 × 10.6 cm)
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Transparencies" series (N137), issued in an unnumbered set of 25 cards in the late 1880s by W. Duke, Sons & Co. to promote Honest Long Cut Tobacco. Each image is printed on very thin paper, intended to be transparent when held up to the light.
Inscription: Printed text along lower edge of image on card: WASHINGTON BRIDGE. Printed text at left on lower edge of card: Honest Printed text at right on lower edge of card: NEW YORK.
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)