1902 Ad Grape Nuts Food for Health Typesetter Chas. H Eckhard Galesburg IL YSN2


This is an original 1902 black and white print ad for Grape Nuts from the Postum Cereal Co. with a testimonial from machine typesetter, Chas. H. Eckhard of 177 N. Chambers St., Galesburg, Illinois whose physician had recommended eating Grape Nuts twice daily with the result that his health and nerves recovered.


This 112+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. Light water stain - bottom right corner.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.5 inches; 17 x 24 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Linotype, Typesetting Machine