Published Materials: Estey Organ Company Advertising Card

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Identifier: 2010.1.923
Collection: Llewellyn Collection of Vermont History
Date: 1900 - 1910 Type: Circa Date
Place of Publication: Brattleboro, VT
Object Type: Advertising Cards
Description: Color advertising card depicting two dancing bears. Captioned "The Cake Walk" in lower center of image. Rear contains promotional message from the Estey Organ Company.
Dimensions: Width: 10 cm Height: 7.2 cm Depth:
Material: Paper
Entities: Llewellyn, Lance A. (is donor of)
Estey Organ Co. (is publisher of)
Library of Congress Subject Headings: Advertising cards [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85001197]
Georeference: [42.8509152,-72.5578678]
Notes: Cakewalks originated as dances performed by African-American slaves. At the turn of the twentieth century, cakewalks became a form of popular ragtime music.

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Llewellyn, Lance A. (is donor of)

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