Jackson Wagon Co 1878 Color Illus Adv Booklet Warren OH

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  • Item Category: Advertising
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 06, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

Circa 1870s advertising booklet from the JACKSON WAGON CO., silk string bound, 16 pages, 5 1/2" X 3 1/4", contains 15 color illustrated pages, plus b&w back cover which identifies the local dealer: BARTLETT & CORBIN, MANUF'RS & DEALERS IN FINE CARRIAGES, 20 PARK AVE., WARREN, OHIO ( See 2nd scan, which pictures the opened front & back covers ). All illustrations are captioned & include in part: AFRICANS DIGGING GOLD TO BUY JACKSON WAGON WITH ( as scanned ), Convicts chained in Jail Cell captioned WE STOLE A JACKSON WAGON - I DREAMED I DWELT IN MARBLE HALLS, crowd admiring the Jackson Wagon ( Oscar Wilde, Uncle Sam, Black, Irish caricatures) captioned THE JACKSON WAGON (as scanned), Indians riding in a Jackson Wagon captioned GOVERNMENT WILL HAVE NO OTHER FOR THE INDIANS - LO THE POOR INDIAN, Black racist caricatures in falling apart inferior brand wagon captioned ACCIDENTS LIKE THIS NEVER OCCUR TO THE JACKSON WAGON, plus more. Scarce, VG+ condition. ( see all 3 scans)

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