The collection contains 126 trade and advertising cards, many color lithographs, from Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey,
New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and elsewhere, for products such as bicycles and bicycling; boots and shoes; building materials;
food, drink and restaurants; horse and equine equipment; machinery and equipment; organs and pianos; printing (including lithography)
and photography; railroad locomotives and cars; soap; theater and performance; wringers and washers; also depictions of African
Americans, ‘Uncle Sam’, and Bufford Company (Boston, MA lithographers) advertisement and trade cards.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or
quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given
on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply
permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.