Wampler House Trade Card

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Title Wampler House Trade Card
Year Unknown
Size 2 3/4″ x 5 1/4″
Images Black and White
Type Trade
Number in Set

Wampler House Trade Card Overview

Wampler House.jpgThis is a trade card that was used to promote a business.

The card served as an advertisement for the Wampler House – a rooming house/hotel in Vincennes, Indiana. Rooms were available for $1.00 a day at the house located at 426 Main Street.

The card features a black baseball player being hit in the face with a baseball. The caption, ‘Did it ever strike you’ is included next to the picture.

The house was named the Wampler House after the proprietor Milton Wampler.

Wampler House Trade Card Checklist

This appears to be a standalone issue not part of a set.

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