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Title Statement: F.W. Mertens & Sons, Grand Central Cigar Factory (N.Y.) to Henry H. Schlemme, 740 Washington St., Hoboken,, Dec. 18, 1903.
Object Name Bill of Sale
Catalog Number 2012.038.0002
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Scope & Content Account statement from F.W. Mertens & Sons, Grand Central Cigar Factory, Corner Avenue A & 75th St. (New York City) to Henry H. Schlemme, 740 Washington St., Hoboken, N.J., December 18, 1903.

Printed billhead, lined, 6" x 12-1/4" high (extension added to 8" high leaf); holographic ink entries. Has vignette view of the factory building; Grand Central logo in red and black.

The account includes two shipments in 1900 and three in 1903. A pharmacy, druggist William Dannheimer, was at 740 Washington at approximately this time.

Schlemme has not been found in directories of this era; he may have had a tobacco sales concession within the store.
People Schlemme, Henry W.
Date 1900-1903
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1903
Search Terms 740 Washington St.
Caption statement F.W. Mertens & Sons, Grand Central Cigar Factory
Imagefile 170\20120380002.TIF
Classification Business & Commerce
Retail
Tobacco
Financial