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Glass Advertising Slide - John Deere Tractor, United State of America, circa 1930 Reg. No: ST 043735
- Colour glass slide advertisement featuring a John Deere Model D15-27 tractor. .It was made by Phillips Slide Co., Chicago, USA, circa 1930 for cinema use.
- Lantern slide, comprising two sheets of glass sandwiched together and sealed with adhesive black paper binding tape around edge.
The hand tinted black & white photographic image is printed on the inside of the front glass, protected by a cover sheet to prevent it being scratched.
- Description Of Content:
- An advertisement for a John Deere tractor, model D 15-27. Illustration features a kerosene tractor. Colourful text reads: "John Deere model D kerosene burning farm tractor/ 15 hp at the draw bar/27 hp at the belt/the simple tractor that's small in dimensions/light in weight but big in power".
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Wheatlands Museum, 1984
|Dimensions:||82 mm (Height), 101 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||agriculture, advertising, lantern slides, tractors, farmers, electric power supply units|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Internal Combustion Power|
|Inscriptions:||Printed on paper mount of slide: 'PHILLIPS SLIDE CO. / *TO[...] / [...] RIO ST. -:- CHICAGO 232 W.[...]' / Made in U.S.A.|
|Format:||Lantern Slide: Hand Coloured; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)|
|Manufacturer:||Phillips Slide Co, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, circa 1930|
|Organisation Named:||John Deere & Co, United States of America, circa 1930|