Collection 89-1044 - Gummed Address Company collection

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Gummed Address Company collection

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  • 1892 (Creation)
    Gummed Address Company

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1 folder

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The Gummed Address Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States was a mail order company for a number of different objects such as Magic Lanterns, Magic Kits as well as games, tricks and home amusements, rubber stamps and ink, song books, gummed address labels, watches and cameras. The Gummed Address Company resided at 126 South Eighth Street in Pennsylvania and George R. Allen was the manager in 1892.

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This material had been mailed to Norman Payne of Cobourg, Ontario. It is unknown who donated the fonds to the Trent University Archives.

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This collection consists of coupons from the Gummed Address Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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This fonds was donated from an unknown source


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