Advertising flier promoting a millinery sale. "Mrs. H. Kersten is now receiving a select stock of spring and summer millinery, of the latest and most fashionable styles, such as silk, satin & velvet bonnets mantillas, embroidery, artificials, delaines, silks, kid and silk gloves, hosiery, &c, &c. Determining to sell all of her goods as low as the lowest, she solicits a continuance of the patronage of her friends and acquaintances, and of the Ladies of Austin and vicinity generally. Congress Avenue, above Mr. Moke's store. Austin, February 27, 1757 [sic]. Printed at The Southern Intelligencer Office, Austin, Texas."
20.32 x 12.7 cm (8 x 5 in)
Place of Origin
Austin (Travis County, Tex.)
Broadside Collection-Box 1857, The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Artisan or Artist
Kersten, H. ; The Southern Intelligencer Press.
Kersten, H., Mrs.
paper ; printed ephemera
Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- fiber products -- paper (fiber product) ; Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Information Forms (Hierarchy Name) -- information forms (objects) -- information artifacts -- printed ephemera
Communication Artifacts -- advertising media
communication artifacts -- ephemera
Women artisans and artists
Broadside Collection, The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Local Resource Number
Box: BC DB 1857 ; Folder: 1857, Winkler No. 814 ; Digital file: BC_0428
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
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