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Accession number 2007.49
Collection Poster Collection
Object ID 2007.49.1
Object Name Poster
Date 1959
Title Three-dimensional portraits. / Miss Subways.
Scope & Content "Three-dimensional portraits in ivory, bronze, glass, marble, plaster and porcelain of famous personalities in the entertainment world over the past 100 years are on view at the Museum of the City of New York" Illustration of a statue "Dixey as Adonis"
On reverse "Like to be Miss Subways? If you're over 17 - live in Metropolitan New York - and are not a professional model or entertainer. . . send your picture and a brief letter to:
Miss Subways
630 Fifth Avenue
New York 20, N.Y."
Cartoon illustration of a woman painting the title "Miss Subways"
Illustrations signed Lyons.
Extent of Description one double-sided car card, 11" x 21"
Physical characteristics Black lithography on card stock
printed on both sides
Level of description Item
Search Terms car cards
Miss Subways
Subjects Advertising
Exhibition posters
People/ Corporations Museum of the City of New York
New York Subway Advertising Company, Inc.
Lyons (cartoonist)
Number of images 2.0