Hardware/ household

Object Number: 
2002.1.2564
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Paper, wood, metal
Dimensions: 
8 1/8 x 6 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A cardboard calendar printed with a brown border around pink and green flowers and a little blond girl in a pink dress on a blue and yellow background. It reads in brown "The Glenwood Calendar/ Compliments of / A.H. Halford/ Ludlow, Mass." The calendar is a scroll of paper around two wood dowels attached to the card with gold metal clips. The dowel is turned to advance the calendar scroll from month to month for the year 1890. In between each month an ad is printed: "Buy A Glenwood Range", or "Glenwood Heating Stoves".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group