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Catalog Number 2008.009.373
Object Name Card, Trade
Scope & Content Printed advertising card for Wm. C. Alexander. Includes a calendar page for September 1921.

Text reads: "The Eyes of School Children Should be Examined Regularly. Wm. C. Alexander, for 20 years Salida's eye sight specialist, Salida, Colo. Wellsworth Glasses for Better Vision"

Salida was a frequent destination for those seeking advanced medical attention of any kind in eastern Eagle County. The train trip could be made in all weather and the railroad hospital in Salida met the needs of many.
Catalog type Archive
Dates of Creation September 1921
Title Advertising card for Wm. C. Alexander, Eye Sight Specialist
Collection Angela Beck Collection, EVLD
People Alexander, William C.
Search Terms Red Cliff, Colorado
Beck Family
Salida, Colorado
Subjects Postcards
Vision disorders
Eye examinations
Advertising cards
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Advertising Medium