|Scope & Content||
Set of advertising cards, Boots & shoes, from Bradley & Metcalf. Manufacturers, Jobbers and retailers of boot and shoes. Retail Dept., 393 East Water St. Milwaukie.
a. colored picture of small boy in 1890's suit sailor blouse, knee pants, high-top black shoes, red tie, and tan straw hat, standing on short pier, holding fishing pole. Tin can and net on board pier. Tall stump with palm fronds growing from top & house in background.
b. wood boat with lighthouse in background, boy wearing blue sailor hat and red tie, with dog, and 5 fish on line hanging from side of boat. Green water and waves.
c. Boy in outdoor scene with steps and urn on post, pink striped tent at right, boy dressed in blue military uniform, holding musket and horn and drum on ground.
d. Boy in dark suit, red stripe stockings, black shoes, tan straw hat, holding bouquet of flowers. Outdoor scene with marble fence and post with ornate ball on post, vines and trees.
e. Girl sitting on box under flowering tree. Wears purple dress with white ruffle edges, dark stockings and low shoes, flowers in lap. Long curly hair, brown, blue flower headband around head.
All cards have printed colored pictures on front and information on back about boots and shoes for sale, with prices.
|Object Name||card, trade|
|Collection||Snoqualmie Valley Historical Museum Special Collection Archives|
|Caption||033.078.a. Bradley Metcalf And Co Ad Card.0001|