3 DAY AUCTION! DON'T HESITATE!
This is an estate fresh Victorian (dated 1890) trade card scrapbook album. The front page has an inscriptio "Harvey Baker, 1890." The album itself is very fragile with most pages loose and brittle. There are some GREAT advertising trade cards in this album. I count 129 clippings / cards / scraps. I am not a trade card collector, so I am not sure if these would be removable (they are pasted onto the pages with the exception of a few loose cards). The advertisements include: 2 cards advertising the Olympian Club at Sea Beach, Coney Island showing the Hippodrome Carrousel (note spelling) and the roller skating rink; Laidley's Cure it Quick for headache with a moon smoking a cigar; Clark's O.N.T. spool cotton thread; Westbrook and Stoll dry goods of Port Jervis NY; Laidley's Sarsaparilla; Morgan and Wilbur Middletown NY Matchless Shaw Pianos; Three Ball Washing Crystal; Vick's early scarlet globe radish; May Bloom Palmer NY (bottle shaped); Danville Stove Company of Chicago; Rice's Seeds - Nichol's Medium Green Cucumber (figural man / cucumber); Sea Foam Wafers; H. E. Churchill & Company Dry goods of Middletown NY; Soapine Dirt Killer; Bradbury Pianos; Domestic Sewing Machine Co.; Universal Fashion Co.; Acme Soap (series of 4 - Willie falls into a well and Soapine suds save him); Laidley' ... read more