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Catalog Number 2008.056.008
Object Name Card, Trade
Scope & Content Program card created by the store Nathan Gutman, detailing three days of parades: "Grand Military, Fire and Police parade," "Arrival and reception of Lord Baltimore," and "Mystic Pageant of the Order of the Oriole and Visiting Mystic Societies." September 12-14, 1882.

essentially a large trade card, with a chromolithograph front showing two birds in a nest, "Compliments of Nathan Gutman, 64 & 66 Lexington Street, Baltimore, Md." back includes program as above, and info:
"After reading this card, visit the great store of Nathan Gutman, 64 and 66 Lexington Street, Baltimore, Md. The largest stock of fine goods in the City. Rich dress silks, in blacks and all colors, plushes, velvets, brocades, dress trimmings of all kinds, dress goods in all varieties. Ladies' cloaks, dolmans, fur lined circulars, seal skin sacques, kid gloves and white goods. Special facilities for Wedding Trousseaux. Keep this card for reference, and if you need anything in our line send for samples."
Date 09/12/1882
Imagefile 059\2008056008.JPG
Search Terms King of the Carnival, Comus, momus and Proteaus of New Orleans
Lord Baltimore
St. Louis, Missouri
Memphis, Tennessee
Galveston, Texas
Armistead Monument
Subjects Wedding
Department stores
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Condition Fair
People Gutman, Nathan