Washburn-Crosby flour advertisement card, ca. 1904

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Washburn-Crosby flour advertisement card, ca. 1904

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | July 11, 2018

This paper advertisement from 1904 shows a miller moving a barrel of flour, a mill site, and flour containers. At one end is a coupon for a Gold Medal cookbook, which we likely have in the Library collection too.

See it in Collections Online.