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A. B. Griswold & Co.

ID Number: 1951.41.23
Title: A. B. Griswold & Co.
Title Type: inscribed
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: wood engravings (prints)
illustrations (layout features)
Collection Type: Ephemera
Artist/Maker: Orr, John William, 1815-1887 (Engraver) -- More information
Jewell's Crescent City Illustrated (distributor) -- More information
Date: Published 1874
Process/Technique: wood engraving (process)
Materials: Printing ink
Printing paper
Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 10 3/4 inches
Object Description An advertisement from Jewell's Crescent City Illustrated featuring the interior of A. B. Griswold & Co. jewelry and gift store, in the 1852 Touro Buildings (presently 701 Canal Street). Griswold was the southern agent for Gorham Manufacturing Company and Howard Watch and Clock Company.
Label Text: Goods of Every Description: Shopping in New Orleans, 1825-1925 2016-09-23
A. B. Griswold & Co. advertisement
from Jewell's Crescent City Illustrated
New Orleans, 1874
The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1951.41.23
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection, The L. Kemper and Leila Moore Williams Founders Collection
Collection Theme(s): Printmaking
Marketing and Advertisements
Buildings Commercial Structures
Commerce, Industry and Agriculture
Subjects: A. B. Griswold & Co. -- More information
Architecture -- Commercial Establishments
Condition: Good

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