|Howe Sewing machine, mid to late 1800's. |
Office of Wheeler & Wilson Manufacturing Co.
No. 120 Church Street,
Nashville, Tenn. March 11th 1880
Mr. J.W. Moran,
Yours of 6th inst. with dft. $30.00 in full of mch
Wheeler & Wilson Mfg Co
And then on the back is a fascinating piece of Tennessee History about the "Grand Centennial Exposition" of Nashville.
1780. The City of Nashville 100 Years Old. 1880
Grand Centennial Exposition
W. Stockell, Chairman Exposition Board
M.R. Howell, Ass't Chairman.
Wm. C. Smith, Architect, Nashville.
R.A. Campbell, Recording Secretary
G.S. Blackie, Corresponding Secretary
Jos. L. Weakley, Treasurer
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FROM APRIL 23d TO MAY 29th
Location of Prominent Nashville Merchants and Manufacturers
Furniture and Mattresses
Weakley & Warren: Manufacturers of and Dealers in Furniture, Mattresses, etc. Send them your orders, No.s 12 and 13 N. College St. Factory, 317, 319, 321 and 323 S. College Street. Nashville, Tenn.
Cotton, Tobacco and Grain Factors.
Ordway, Dudley *& McGuire, Cotton. Tobacco and Grain Factors. Wholesale Grocers, Produce and General Commission Merchants, Nos. 80 and 82 S. Market St., Nashville, Tenn. Manufacturers' Agents for Flour, Bagging, Ties, Cotton Rope, Yarns and Cotton Gins.
Hillman, Buford & Corbett. Dealers in Hardware, Iron, Steel, Woodwork and Farming Implements, 18 and 20 S. Market St., Nashville, Tenn.
Seeds and Implements
Geo. W. Stockell, Wholesale Seeds and Implements: Office 14 and 16 South Market St. Nashville, Tenn. Agents for Oliver Chilled Plows, Mickle-Louisville, Steel and Cast Plows, Tennessee Wagons, Osborne Binders, Wheeler Reapers and Mowers, Aultman & Taylor Engines and Separators, and Jacoby Harrows.
Wheeler & Wilson's Silent Sewing Machine, No. 8, the Cheapest Machine to Buy. Because it is the Easiest to Learn, the Lightest Running, the Easiest to Manage, the Most Durable, and Does the Most Perfect Work. Wheeler & Wilson Manufacturing Company, 120 Church St., Nashville, Tenn.