|Title||Robinsons' Oyster Packers Trade Card|
|Object Type||Card, Trade|
|Description/Scope & Content||Trade card for Robinson's Oyster Packers, on one side featuring an image of "our oyster boats (Glitner, Monitor, Osprey) buying seed oysters from licensed tongers upon natural oyster rocks of Va. These oysters are transplanted to our maturing beds, where in two years they are ready for market - absolutely pure." The reverse of the card includes a poem, "Oysters", by Arthur R. Thompson, which describes John Smith and Native Americans consuming oysters in Hampton.|
Robinson, John E.
Site--Robinson Seafood Plant
Site--Olde Wythe Historic District
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