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[Trade catalogs from Milton Bradley Co.]

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Variant company name:
Shelve under M ; Boston, MA ; Philadelphia, PA ; Chicago, IL  Search this
Company Name:
Milton Bradley Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Peabody Seating Co., Inc. (North Manchester, IN) ; American Desk Mfg. Co. (Temple, TX)  Search this
Notes content:
Educational supplies ; teachers' supplies ; school supplies ; board games ; artist and craft supplies ; "Bradley's Kindergarten Material" ; "The Kindergarten Magazine" ; classroom furniture ; toys ; puzzles ; plaiters ; card cutters ; Tapley's patent self-indexing letter files ; child's patent table seat (similar to a high chair) ; "Neptune" waterproof poster colors ; 1953-1954 catalog also includes catalogs for American Desk Mfg. Co. (Temple, TX) and Peabody Seating Co., Inc. (North Manchester, IN) ; "Bradley's games, toys, industrial amusements and novelties," a reprint of an 1883-1884 catalog is included ; call number: TS2301 .T7M55 1900z ; This reprint contains some high quality color reproductions ; unique
Trade catalog, price lists and samples
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
Neptune Waterproof Poster Colors
Physical description:
12 pieces; 2 boxes
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Topic (Romaine term):
Artists; drafting; crafts materials and supplies  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Toys and games  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
Games  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
Hobbies  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Mechanical drawing  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Recreation industry  Search this
Toy making  Search this
Toys  Search this
Record ID:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries