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Title Postcard / trade card: A Happy New Year. The Frank Cordts Furniture Co., Washington & Second Sts., Hoboken, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, Dec. 29, 1905.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2014.015.0021
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Scope & Content Postcard / trade card: A Happy New Year. Compliments of The Frank Cordts Furniture Company, Washington & Second Sts., Hoboken, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, December 29, 1905.

Chromolithographed, embossed card 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"; undivided back.

Publisher: A. Baetz & Co., New York. Made in Germany.

A stock card imprinted on the front with the greeting and near the bottom with the story name and address.

Back ("Post Card" plus same in five other languages) has publisher credit. Addressed to a Mr. H. Breuel, 1017 Willow Ave., Hoboken.

Not strictly a trade card, but typical of holiday advertising or promotional materials used by businesses, especially retail ones such as Cordts.
Date 1905
Year Range from 1905
Year Range to 1905
Search Terms Frank Cordts Furniture
Second St.
Washington St.
1017 Willow Ave.
Caption front
Imagefile 253\20140150021.TIF
Classification Holidays
Retail
Business & Commerce
Advertising