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Wm. Ewig Co. Letterhead

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DESCRIPTION

Letterhead of the Wm. Ewig Company, an insurance company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with full-color depictions of a scene with three traffic accidents involving a pedestrian pinned down by a streetcar, a head-on collision between two automobiles, and a pedestrian struck by an automobile; and another scene of a blazing fire with billowing smoke clouds being fought by a hook and ladder company and other fire fighters racing to the rescue. A spray of water separates the two scenes.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 88678

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: Unknown

City: Milwaukee

County: Milwaukee

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Letterhead collection, circa 1850s-1975

Genre: Print

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: PH 4908.39

Original Dimensions: 8.375 x 4.5 inches

SUBJECTS

Assistance in emergencies

Automobile driving

Cities and towns

City traffic

Disasters

Economics

Ephemera

Fire engines

Fire extinction

Fire fighters

Fires

Human settlements

Insurance

Intellectual life

Pedestrians

Service industries

Streetcars

Streets

Technology

Telephone

Traffic accidents

Transportation

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