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Catalog Number 1937.032.995
Object Name Card, Trade
Scope & Content Hexagonal J.L. Hudson Company trade card with a color image of a scene of a man sharpening a scythe in a field, as a woman stand in the background holding a bucket of water, credited to "Bufford." "Compliments of J.L. Hudson, Clothier," is printed on a banner drawn as if pinned to the lower right corner of the card. Text on the verso gives the store's address as 141, 143, and 145 Woodward Avenue, and promotes the store's selection, and prices, and encourages out-of-towners visiting Detroit to come to the store.
Date c. 1890
Year Range from 1887
Extent of Description 5.75" x 5.75"
Collection Business/Stores/Retail
Search Terms Hudson's
J.L. Hudson Company
Department Stores