BEWARE OF THE PIRATES
The advertising pirate
Not only Miller and Best used pirated views for advertising purposes. On a smaller scale local entrepreneurs used stolen views to promote their businesses. Here are some examples.
Advertising copy view for James Greenman & Sons Paper Hangers and Stationers
“The Casino, Central Park, N.Y.
Advertising copy view for J. Merrill & Son, Booksellers and Stationers
Our Motto: Low Prices, Quick Sales and Small Profits
Advertising view for H.F. Bruggeman
“Fine Groceries and Confectionery”
Original 1860’s early English view
“View of Prospect Park” Advertising copy view for C. Emmet Crawford
“Furniture, Crockery, Glass, Silver Plated Ware, Cutlery, Lamps etcetera”
“Boston Common” Pirated by C. N. Freeman & Co, “dealer in pure drugs”. Yeah!
Those were the days!
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