first edition Now housed in an archival mylar sleeve
(n. d.) · San Francisco
by [Children's Toy Sheet / Sperry's Flour Promotional Literature]
San Francisco: Lith H. S. Crocker Co, (n. d.). 1st printing (presumed), ca mid-to-late 1880s. Now housed in an archival mylar sleeve. General wear & soiling. Pin-hole in lower left margin. Withal, Very Good.. Broadside, printed in full color. 57 cut-out images (many featuring Sperry Flour) including adults & children , cats , bakery goods , a stove, a table, etc., etc. 11-3/4" x 19-1/8"
Sperry Flour Co., founded in mid-1850s, became the second largest flour milling company in California. We find no record of any institutional holdings of this item, so here offered an extremely rare promotional piece published by this prominent California firm. (Inventory #: 47865)