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Details

Object ID 001219

Object Name Texas Star Flour Mills advertisement

Object Desc Cardboard advertisement for Texas Star Flour Mills "Makers of Tidal Wave". Text at bottom, "The Celebrated High Patent Galveston, Tex." White background with red, black and blue text.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001828

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General Category Printed Material

Category Advertisements

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Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 7, Shelf 16

Object Date

Start Year Range 1900

End Year Range 1930

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Texas Star Flour Mills,Tidal Wave Flour (brand),flour,advertising,signs,baking,


Title Texas Star Flour Mills advertisement

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Description / Abstract

Physical Description Cardboard advertisement for Texas Star Flour Mills. White background with red border. Text reads, "Texas Star Flour Mills / Makers of / Tidal Wave / The Celebrated High Patent / Galveston, Tex.". On back, ink has bled through. Measurements: 22 1/2" H x 28 1/4" W

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Language English

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Image Caption CMY1828

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Conditions

Date JAN 14,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes On front, ink is worn and faded. White background is discolored and yellowed. Edges are worn. All four corners are frayed. At top left edge there is a tear in the paper about 1". Along right edge there is a brown stain which extends the entire lenght. At top right corner there are black marks. At lower right corner there is a tear about 3/4". Creases in paper throughout. On lower edge there are some accretion possibly from tape. On back, ink bled through. Stripes of masking tape on edges around paper. Back is brown and discolored.


Events

Date JAN 17,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 1 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin


Date FEB 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 11 from Room 7, Shelf 1 - automatic entry by admin


Date APR 15,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 16 from Room 7, Shelf 11 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes

Date JAN 14,2014

Notes Tidal Wave was a flour produced by Texas Star Flour Mills of Galveston, Texas. Company started in 1878. http://books.google.com/books?id=40BJAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA12&lpg=PA12&dq=%22texas+star+flour+mills%22&source=bl&ots=AhduWNyS4p&sig=_i4ABeFjYovtMCSGQJs6hNc1QyE&hl=en&sa=X&ei=XoDVUt6nEMK82wX0oYBw&ved=0CF0Q6AEwDQ#v=onepage&q=%22texas%20star%20flour%20mills%22&f=false