The Michigan Stove Company's World's Fair Exhibit, Chicago, 1893
The front of the trade card begins at the top with the phrase "Mammoth Garland" and continues with a colored illustration of a silver, yellow, and black stove on four pedestals. Underneath the Mammoth Garland, there are other Garland products. Around the all of the stoves, there are spectators. In the bottom right hand corner, the title "The Michigan Stove Company's World's Fair Exhibit, Chicago, 1893" is written in black lettering against a yellow background. The back of the trade card starts off with the title "To Stove Buyers" and continues with a long promotion for the Garland Stoves and Ranges. In the top left hand corner, the logo is stated. At the bottom, the company name and locations are listed in black lettering.
Donor: Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Endowment Fund
Brand Name: Michigan Stoves
Publisher: Michigan Stove Co. (Detroit, Mich. ; Chicago, Ill. ; Buffalo, N.Y. ; New York, N.Y.)
12.7 x 17.8 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: The Michigan Stove Company's World's Fair Exhibit, Chicago, 1893. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=8099