Craven County Digital History Exhibit

Christmas Trees, 1870

Title: Advertisement for Christmas Trees, 1870

Creator: Smith, Clark and Powell

Subject: Christmas trees--North Carolina--New Bern

Description: Damaged advertisement (top one-third missing) for Christmas trees to be delivered at the New Bern depot on December 9, 1870.

Publisher: Smith, Clark and Powell

Date: 1870

Type: Text

Format:  2 pages.

Identifier: New Bern Library Association Collection

Source: Donation.

Coverage: New Bern (N.C.)

Rights: Permission to use this item must be obtained from the New Bern-Craven County Public Library, 400 Johnson Street, New Bern, NC 28560.

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[page one]

NEWBERN, N.C., Dec. 9th, 1870.

At Depot.


As business will not admit of our

consistently remaining more than the

one day, you will please be there precisely

ON THAT DAY to receive your Trees.

Terms Cash.

Yours Truly,




[page two – illustration of a tree]



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