Selling, Selling, Sold!

From Carter's Iron Pills to J.L. Weber's Carriages, learn about life in late 19th-century New Jersey by examining authentic period advertisements and colorful trade cards.

This unit contains a large volume of images - the ones below are just a small sample of what is included in this set. In order to reduce potential printing waste, we've divided the advertisement images into three, 19 page groups. Please feel free to browse and print according to your classroom needs.  

Great Interstate Fair at Trenton, 1891

Tooth Powder, Housekeeping Hardware advertisements

Roberts and Company trade card

Jones_s Grocery Store trade card

Burlington County Fair advertisement, 1887

Paul Ale Birds advertisement

Merchant Tailors trade card

Carters Iron Pills trade card

Opticians and Fire Insurance advertisements

H. Kayser Hats advertisement

Broadway Shoes trade card

Brushes and Cattle Powder advertisements

J. L. Weber Carriages advertisement

Hen trade card