This is an original 1907 black and white print ad for The Dr. Holbrook School in Ossining, New York. The military academy and boarding school for boys was founded in 1890, by Reverend D. A. Holbrook, Ph.D. In 1890, after Holbrock's death, his sons Dudley, Henry and eventually Dwight helped to run the school. It is said the school's operation did not last much longer than the early 1900s.
This 104+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Small crease - right side. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is some very light bleed through on this ad.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 8.25 x 6 inches; 21 x 15 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