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Title Pitzer Transfer Company, circa 1890
Description A black and white photograph of an open wagon, with "Pitzer Transfer Co." painted on the side, drawn by a single horse. An adult male and male child are seated in driver's seat, with an adult male standing at the rear of the wagon. None are identified. What appears to be a livery stable and other buildings are visible in the background. An advertisement for "RJR" tobacco and another for "8 oz" are painted on the wagon. Circa 1890.
Place Roanoke, Virginia
Date circa 1890
Year Range from 1888.0
Year Range to 1890.0
Copyright All rights belong to the History Museum of Western Virginia without restriction.
Subjects Horse
Harness (For carriage)
Horse-drawn vehicles
Wagons, Horse drawn
Wagons
Wagon sheds
Horses
Wheels, spoked
Wheels
Tongue (on a wagon)
Men
Boys
Child
Hat
Caps
Advertising
Advertisements
Buildings
Business
Businesses, local
Businessmen
Chimneys
Sheds
Sheds, Wagon
Roofs
Doors & doorways
Moving & storage trade
Moving, Household
Movers
Storage
Storage & moving trade
Search Terms Pitzer Transfer
Pitzer family
Roanoke, Virginia
Collection History Museum Photograph Collection
Imagefile 008\19773531.JPG
Old ID number 977.35.31
Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 1977.35.31