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This black and white photographic postcard features the front of a manufacturing plant. The building is several stories high and has large windows. A carousel has been set up in front of the building. Four horses are in front of the carousel and a group of children stand off to the right. An illustration of the building is in the top right corner of the card. Printed text is below the illustration.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Leavenworth (Kan.), Carnivals, Amusement parks, Tickets, Merry-go-rounds, Parker. C. W. (Charles Wallace) 1864-1932, Advertisements, Buildings
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"Postcard: C. W. Parker World's Largest Manufacturer of Amusement Devices, Leavenworth, Kansas" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1262.
C.W. Parker, world's largest manufacturer of amusement devices Leavenworth Kansas. A 4 Row Parker Special Model Wagon Carry-Us-All erected complete at the Parker Factory and afterwards moved intact to another Location without removing Horses or any part of Equipment. Especially adapted for Circus use or any place where speed is a prime requisite. These Machines have been ready to take in money in 38 minutes after arriving at Location. One of them with the Yankee Robinson Circus was invariable operated until the Circus Concert Crowds had left Lot and was always on train before concert paraphernalia arrived at train runs. The same results were accomplished with a like machine on the Sells-Flota Circus. Built by C. W. Parker, Leavenworth, Kansas. 11 $ 36 Job #36.