1898 Ad Gilman Carriage Works Heavy Wagons Thomas Street Worcester PV1


This is an original 1898 black and white print ad for the Gilman Carriage Works promoting light and heavy wagons, horse wagons and ambulances; located at 104 Thomas Street, Worcester, Massachusetts. Manager: C. G. Gilman.

Period Paper has obtained a rare collection of original late 19th century prints and advertisements from the city of Worcester Massachusetts. These images are views on and adjacent to the routes of the Worcester Consolidated Street Railway.


This 113+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.25 x 6.5 inches; 11 x 17 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: Antique Advertising, conventional transportation, carriage, cold tire setting