John Brenton Copp Business Card

John Brenton Copp Business Card

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This trade card advertised the real estate and mortgage company of John Brenton Copp located at 66 Broadway, New York. John Brenton Copp donated the Copp Collection to the United States National Museum in 1893.
The Copp Collection contains a variety of household objects that the Copp family of Connecticut used from around 1700 until the mid-1800s. Part of the Puritan Great Migration from England to Boston, the family eventually made their home in New London County, Connecticut, where their textiles, clothes, utensils, ceramics, books, bibles, and letters provide a vivid picture of daily life. More of the collection from the Division of Home and Community Life can be viewed by searching accession number 28810.
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Object Name
card, trade
Object Type
trade cards
Other Terms
Trade Cards; Printed
Copp, John Brenton
Copp Family
place made
United States: New York, New York City
place owned
United States: Connecticut, Stonington
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall, each: 3 5/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of John Brenton Copp
Finance and Investments
Real Estate
New York City
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Copp Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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