Railroad Mills Extra. Wheat Barrel Label.

Rochester, NY: Rochester Daily Advertiser Print, circa 1850s.

Broadside, 21.9 x 25.4 cm. Advertisement for F.M. Edson's Railroad Mill in Le Roy, Genesee County, New York. Flour manufactured from local wheat and "equal to any manufactured in the world!" Additionally notes that new machinery ensures clean wheat and thus pure flour. Freeman Edson was one of the founding Directors of the Western Union telegraph Company. Printed on salmon-colored paper that has some edge-wear and discoloration, otherwise very good. Rare.

Price: $300.00