Ezra Kelley's Celebrated Oils

An Advertising Booklet

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Advertising booklet; printed on card stock and folded once; on cover are 2 docked whaling ships; printed in red "EZRA KELLEY'S/ (in black) CELEBRATED/ (in yellow) OILS/ (in black) FOR WATCHES, CLOCKS, TYPE WRITERS,/ SEWING MACHINES, ETC. ETC./ OLD WHALERS AT NEW BEDFORD/ BUILT ABOUT 1826"; on back is illustration of whaleboat, harpooner ready to strike whale; inside booklet are descriptions of the merits of the oil from Seth Thomas Clock Co., and others; Ezra Kelley in New Bedford directories 1849-1869; c. 1869.