|The picture shows a sample view of one of the (5) 1920 C.E. Erickson Company Correspondence Letters in this lot. Three of these are signed by two different Sales Manager of the company. They are all addressed to the same Salesman from Boston, Massachusetts. This company was a manufacturer of Advertising and Promotional Premiums.|
These 1920 letters would be of Historic interest to collectors of these small advertising novelties. The letterhead has a nice black image of a building with a sign that reads: "C.E. ERICKSON COMPANY". The building is / was ? in Des Moines, Iowa. At the street level there are people, an old automobile and an old delivery truck. The top section of the letterhead is printed in black and red. It is marked as follows:
AUTHORIZED CAPITAL $500,000.00
C.E. ERICKSON COMPANY
MANUFACTURERS OF ADVERTISING SPECIALTIES
ERICKSON DES MOINES
DES MOINES, IOWA
Below the graphic it is marked as follows:
FACTORY - 506 - 512 WEST THIRD STREET
OFFICE - 504 - 512 WEST FOURTH STREET
CABLE ADDRESS - "ERICKSON, DES MOINES"
CODES - A.B.C. 5th EDITION.
The letters each measure 8-1/4" x 10-3/4". They are in excellent condition with fold creases and light wrinkling from mailing.