Saturday, February 25, 2012

George Washington - rewards of merit

Rewards of merit are far from business ephemera, but I had to show these neat pieces that had Washington graphics.






Thursday, February 23, 2012

George Washington on checks & receipts









Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Happy Birthday George Washington!

I have always been a huge Washington fan. In high school I was lucky to visit Mount Vernon and loved it. The Library of Congress has put together a bibliography on Washington. First off, let's start with billheads and letterheads with a graphic of George.
















Saturday, February 4, 2012

Antique Scrapbook - Part IV

Lion Brewery Pilsner Beer / Otter & Sable 

Pens / Rough on Rats / Stoves / Merino 

Angel / Bitters / Warner's Safe Cure / King Bee can label scrap

Clarke's Blood Mixture / Red Jacket Bitters / Radish / Tarrant's Seltzer / Kinney Cigarettes

Child's boot fastener / Cloth collar / Nestles 

Royal Baking Powder label / Bitters / radish label / Guinness beer label

Cutlery / BF Brown polish / Miller canes umbrellas / Durham tobacco 

Old Hickory cement / Plows / Major's cement / Hess Gold Clip tobacco / Crane NY Refining

Eagle / Langtry / Jeweler trade card / MF Tobin trade card

Jumbo elephant trade cards / Buffalo Lithia water

CI Hood booklet cover / Spencerian Steel Pens

Hood booklet cover / Eagle Globe Brand

Benson's Capcine porous plaster / Hair pins 

1883 diary Zodiac cover / Victor rheumatic card / Kingsford starch / cheese  bandage