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|Creator:||Emma P. Ellis|
|Title:||Emma P. Ellis, Milliner, Collection|
|Abstract:||This collection consists of two photographs, a print, an announcement, and an advertising postcard, all pertaining to the Ellis Milliner shop in Jersey City, N.J. and dating back to the period [ca. 1890-1920].|
|Quantity:||0.01 linear feet (1 folder)|
|Collection Number:||MG 1585|
Emma P. Ellis, High Grade Milliner, was located at 500 Jersey Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey. The business operated in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and offered for sale fine hats, gloves, and other assorted clothing accessories.
This collection consists of two photographs featuring the storefront of Ellis Milliner, a print depicting an outline of the storefront, a chromolithograph announcement, and an advertising postcard.
|The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.|
|Ellis, Emma P.|
|Ellis Milliner (Jersey City, N.J.)|
|Millinery--New Jersey--Jersey City.|
|Storefronts--New Jersey--Jersey City.|
|Jersey City (N.J.)|
This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 1585, Emma P. Ellis, Milliner, Collection, The New Jersey Historical Society.
Purchased by the New Jersey Historical Society in March 2003.
This collection was acquired with a hat containing the silk label of Ellis Milliner. The hat was transferred to the Museum collection at the New Jersey Historical Society.
Postcard, Print and Photographs
|1||1||Advertising postcard: Featuring an image of a woman wearing an ostrich plume hat.||ca. 1890-1920|
|1||1||Announcement: Announcing the opening of "Spring Season" at Emma P. Ellis, High Grade Milliner, on March 10-12.||ca. 1890-1920|
|1||1||Photographs: Two images (1 large format, mounted) depicting the Ellis Milliner storefront located at 500 Jersey Avenue in Jersey City.||ca. 1890-1920|
|1||1||Print ca. 1890-1920 Depicting an outline of the storefront. (3 ¾ x 4 ¾)||ca. 1890-1920|
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