The Apple, America's Greatest Fruit

One trade card (col. ill., 8.5 x 14 cm.) by the Chase Brothers Company, a nursery company in Rochester, NY, promoting the apple as America's greatest fruit and advertising their quality apple trees. The front of the card features color illustrations of three different types of apples, two red and one yellow, against a background of dark leaves. The verso is blank. Nurserymen and farmers in the Pacific Northwest often bought nursery stock from eastern dealers. Ephemera


Creation Date: ca. 1910

Catalog ID: 2018.1.138

Call Number: EPH/634.11/C386a/1910

Object Types: card, trade

Creator: Rochester, NY

Dimensions: Height 8.5 cm . Width 14 cm

Related Subjects: Chase Brothers Company apple industry card, trade fruit growing