Trade Card, "Jaques' Extracts showing Nevada Falls, Yosemite Valley, California", ca. 1880 Lithograph on heavy white wove paper. Gift of Carol MacDonald. 1962-149-11-g.
What is this?
Card with sepia toned lithographic image of Nevada falls, Yosemite, viewed from below, printed on the recto. Across the upper portion of the card, in an elaborate font are the words "Jaques' Extracts". The verso provides text relating to the purveyor of groceries, provisions and general baking goods.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape, May 19 - October 22, 2006