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[Trade catalogs from Floyd-Wells Co.]

Company Name:
Floyd-Wells Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Floyd Wells, & Co. ; Stove Manufacturers Corp. (Newark, NJ)  Search this
Notes content:
Reverbatory oven; ranges; pipe shelves; tea shelves; cook ware; stove heaters; furnaces, 1890s-1940s. Cook books and cooking guides for company ranges and ovens.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
13 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Royersford, Pennsylvania, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_16394
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_16394

[Trade catalogs from National Cash Register Co.]

Variant company name:
Established 1884 by John H. Patterson.  Search this
Company Name:
National Cash Register Co.  Search this
Related companies:
NCR Corporation ; Computer Research Corporation (Hawthorne, CA)  Search this
Notes content:
Two pieces OVERSIZE. Calculating Machines ; Early Computers ; Cash Registers ; Billing and Posting Machines ; Accounting Machines ; Annual Reports ; typewriting machines ; bank-bookkeeping machines ; analysis machines ; check-writing and signing machines ; postage meter machines ; correct posture chairs ; cash registers and systems for bars, cafes, restaurants, hotels, liquor stores, etc. ; telephone system for authorizing "charges" in department stores: " National OK Charge System " or " National Electric O.K. Credit System " ; Telephone Switching Equipment ; Annual Report (1953) ; http://www.ncr.com ; possible unique items ;
Includes:
Trade catalog, photographs and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
40 pieces; 5 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Dayton, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Computers and computer equipment  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Retailers equipment and supplies  Search this
Telephone; telegraph and telecommunications equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Computers  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Optical equipment  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Retail trade equipment industry  Search this
Telecommunication systems  Search this
Telephone  Search this
Telephone supplies industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_32851
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_32851

[Trade catalogs from Peerless Stove & Mfg. Co., Inc.]

Company Name:
Peerless Stove & Mfg. Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Undated early 20th Century catalog for commercial baking and roasting ovens for use in hotels and restaurants, bakeries, schools, hospitals and other institutions.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Columbus, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29738
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29738

[Trade catalogs from Elliott-Fisher Co.]

Variant company name:
Harrisburg, PA  Search this
Company Name:
Elliott-Fisher Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Elliott & Hatch ; Fisher Typewriter Co.  Search this
Notes content:
"Fisher" billing-machine and book-typewriters ; adding and subtracting registers ; "Elliott-Fisher" machines for hotels ; writing machines ; bookkeeping machines ; automatic platens for bookkeeping and billing machines ; "Story of a Father and Son or 'Unscrewing the Inscrutable'". Elliott-Fisher won a prize at the 1904 St. Louis exposition. As of 1925, in addition to a machine for typing in bound books, Elliott-Fisher offered a machine for typing cut forms (such as index cards) and an automatic feed machine designed for forms supplied in continuous rolls and fanfolds. http://www.earlyofficemuseum.com/typewriters_office_special.htm
Includes:
Trade catalog, manual and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
8 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_15469
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_15469

[Trade catalogs from Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co.]

Variant company name:
Multiple locations: Rossford, OH ; Charleston, WV ; Parkersburg, WV ; Ottawa, IL ; Shreveport, LA ; New York, NY ; Boston, MA ; Atlanta, GA ; Minneapolis, MN ; Milwaukee, WI ; Chicago, IL ; Philadelphia, PA ; Kansas City, MO ; Denver, CO ; Detroit, MI ; Buffalo, NY ; San Francisco, CA ; Los Angeles, CA ; Cincinnati, OH ; Seattle, WA ; Richmond, VA ; Syracuse, NY ; Dallas, TX ; Indianapolis, IN ; Memphis, TN ; St. Louis, MO ; Washington, DC  Search this
Company Name:
Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Libbey Co. ; Libbey Inc. ; Libbey Glass Mfg. Co. ; Libbey Glass Co. ; Libbey-Owens Sheet Glass Co. ; Libbey-Owens-Ford Co., Aeroquip Div. ; Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co., Vitrolite Div. ; L-O-F ; Blue Ridge Glass Corp. Div. ; Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co. ; Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co., Plaskon Div. ; Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co., Liberty Mirror Div. ; Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Co., Corrulux Div. ; Aeroquip Corp. (Jackson, MI) ; Owens-Illinois Glass Co  Search this
Notes content:
Libbey Co.: "Things Beautiful" ; cut glass ; punch bowls ; punch cups ; trays ; candlesticks ; other food service and tableware or glassware pieces ; Libbey Glass Co.: other cut glass tableware ; ice cream sets ; "Nappy" ; decanters ; jugs ; "Safedge" glassware , "for hotels , restaurants , cafes , clubs , and soda fountains" ; Libbey "Red Line" high pressure guage glasses ; Libbey-Owens Sheet Glass Co.: "Flat Glass" , a short history of flat glass use and the Libbey-Owens Co. ; Libbey-Owens-Ford : "Vitrolite" structural glass for storefronts and residential use; "Vitrolite" in kitchens , bathrooms , etc. ; LOF Glass Fibers' "super-fine" fiberglass insulation ; "Tuf-Flex" tempred plate glass ; "Vitrolux" "color fused tempered plate glass" used in store front lighting ; "Extrudalite" store front metal ; "how to plan and construct modern store fronts..." manual ; "Specifications for Libbey-Owens-Ford Flat Glass" ; "Vitrolite Storefront Manual" ; Vitrolite tables , counters , and other fixtures in restaurants, etc. ; window glass ; plate glass ; "Plaskon" resin glues ; "Thermopane" insulated windows ; "Solar Houses" ; "Restaurants that Win!" ; "Automobile Glass Sales Manual" ; "Tuf-Flex" glass doors ; Plaskon molding compounds ; colored plate glass ; design specifications or blueprints of "Extrudalite" sashes and bars ; other glass materials ; Libbey-Owens-Ford Co., Aeroquip Corp., Aircraft Div.: "Omniseal" hydraulic seals ; industrial hose ; aircraft fittings ; Aeroquip Corp., Marman Div.: industrial fittings ; Libbey-Owens-Ford Co., Aeroquip Corp., Industrial Div.: "Aeroquip Cargo Control Bulletin" ; Aeroquip Wheelchair Securement Systems for the aircraft and trucking industries ; Cut crystal glass catalog with price list effective January 1942 ; annual reports ; quarterly reports ; windows and furnishings in dining rooms, kitches, bathrooms, bedrooms, and breakfast rooms, solar housing, thermopane, plate glass, window conditioning, mirrors
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
111 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Plastics and rubber  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Candles  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Glass  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Plastics industry and trade  Search this
Porcelain  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Rubber industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_26714
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_26714

[Trade catalogs from Mars Motel & Restaurant Supply Co.]

Company Name:
Mars Motel & Restaurant Supply Co.  Search this
Notes content:
motel supplies ; resort supplies ; motel business cards ; advertising cards ; registration cards ; letterheads ; envelopes ; key tags ; door notices ; printed forms ; ice buckets ; pitchers ; ash trays ; drinking glasses ; cleaning supplies ; waste baskets ; soaps ; luggage racks ; serving trays ; desk sets ; coat hangers ; bath mats ; roll-a-way cribs ; maid carts ; linen carts ; cleaners carts ; hand trucks
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and samples
Black and white images
Types of samples:
business card sample
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Department store; dry goods and mail order catalogs  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Luggage; travel; travel services and traveling accessories (including trunks; briefcases; and other traveling accessories)  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Briefcases  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Dry-goods  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Luggage  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Travel  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_44450
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_44450

[Trade catalogs from M. H. Rhodes Inc.]

Variant company name:
Avon, CT  Search this
Company Name:
M. H. Rhodes Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
M. H. Rhodes, Canada Ltd. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) ; Rhodes Parking Meters Div. ; Parking Meter Co. of NJ (Passaic, NJ)  Search this
Notes content:
timers and time switches for homes, offices, schools, industry and motels ; "Mark-Time" ; wall switches ; bell signals and switches ; mechanical bell ringing units ; special vacuum tube switches ; portable switches ; commercial switches ; "clock-watchers" timers ; industrial switches ; coin meters ; "Mark-Time" Hurricane Model parking meters ; "Mark-Time" vault meters ; "Rhodes Sentinel Maximum Security" parking meters ; includes customer testimonials
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
29 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10802
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10802

[Trade catalogs from Edison Lamp Works of General Electric Co.]

Company Name:
Edison Lamp Works of General Electric Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Edison General Electric Co., Dept. of Engineering ; Edison General Electric Appliance Co., Inc. (Chicago, IL) ; Edison Electric Appliance Co., Inc. (Chicago, IL) ; Edison Decorative and Miniature Lamp Dept. of General Electric Co. (Harrison, NJ) ; Edison Lamp Dept. of General Electric Co. ... See also Edison Electric Light Co. ; Edison Portland Cement Co. ; Edison Electric Institute ; Edison Electric Illuminating Co. of New York ; Edison-Splitdorf Corp. ; Edison Mfg. Co. ; Edison Swan Electric Co., Ltd. ; Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; Edison Electric Pen & Writing Agency ; Edison Phonoplex ; Edison Co. for Isolated Lighting ; Edison Phonograph Works ; A.B. Dick Co. ; General Electric.  Search this
Notes content:
Edison "Mazda" lamps ; street lighting ; reflectors for incandescent lamps ; "Pictoral History of the Edison Lamp" ; electric sign, poster panel, and bulletin lighting ; motor car, garage, and display lighting ; unique items included. Dynamos for electric railway power stations ; electric motors ; electric coal cutters. Electric bakery, hotel, restaurant, and marine galley equipment ; "Hotpoint" ranges. Decorative and miniature lamps.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
55 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Harrison, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Candles  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_14394
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_14394

[Trade catalogs from Bramhall, Deane Co.]

Company Name:
Bramhall, Deane Co.  Search this
Notes content:
One envelope OVERSIZE. Cooking, heating, and ventilating. Commercial stoves and ovens. Carving tables, urns, plate warmers. Coffee grinders, mixers, scales. Steam kettles and cookers. Specialized, commercial cooking utensils. Ice cubers, mashers, dishwashers, bread slicers. Sterilizers ; laundry stoves ; kitchen devices.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
10 pieces; 4 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_8930
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8930

[Trade catalogs from Detecto Scales, Inc.]

Company Name:
Detecto Scales, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Jacobs Bros. Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Scales: personal, baby, physicians', bakers' ; butchers' ; counter scales ; commercial ; postal ; industrial. Store refrigerators, coffee mills and equipment.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
14 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_13940
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_13940

[Trade catalogs from Manning, Bowman & Co.]

Company Name:
Manning, Bowman & Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Manning-Bowman  Search this
Notes content:
"Perfection" granite ironware ; silver and silver plate ; tableware ; coffee and tea services ; trophies ; bathroom fixtures ; food preparation and service ; kitchen appliances ; household appliances .
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Meriden, Connecticut, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Metals  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29448
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29448

[Trade catalogs from Powers Regulator Co.]

Variant company name:
Since 1891 ; http://www.powerscontrols.com/ ; http://www.angelfire.com/wi3/noik/auto1.htm ; http://www.cincinnatichamber.com/usaccc_b.aspx?id=2312  Search this
Company Name:
Powers Regulator Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Powers Process Controls ; Watts Water Technology, Inc. ; MCC Powers ; Landis & Gyr Powers ; Electrowatt AG.Siemens Building Technologies ; http://www.zoominfo.com/Search/PersonDetail.aspx?PersonID=18059343  Search this
Notes content:
Powers Regulator Co., a maker of environmental controls (for dryers, kilns, tanks, vats, cooking kettles, retorts, stills, etc...) including : Temperature Regulators, Shower, Tub Valves. Humidity controls ; vacuum regulator ; air velocity regulator ; air compressors ; indicating and recording thermometers ; pneumatic switches ; regulators for furnaces, steam and hot water heaters, and hot water tanks ; air conditioning equipment.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
189 pieces; 5 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30620
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30620

[Trade catalogs from Silex Co.]

Variant company name:
Philadelphia, PA  Search this
Company Name:
Silex Co.  Search this
Notes content:
glass coffee maker ; electric coffee maker ; Navy type electric ranges for coffee brewing ; electric ranges
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Physical description:
11 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_19520
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_19520

[Trade catalogs from Ebco Mfg. Co.]

Company Name:
Ebco Mfg. Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Oasis Cooler Div. ; D. A. Ebinger Sanitary Mfg. Co. ; Oasis Corp. ;  Search this
Notes content:
"Oasis" hot and cold water coolers ; water fountains ; electric dehumidifiers ; electric water coolers ; circular wash sinks ; dishwashing sinks ; urinals ; metal stalls and doors for public bathrooms ; toilet fixtures ; etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
22 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Columbus, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_14251
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_14251

[Trade catalogs from Day-Brite Lighting, Inc.]

Company Name:
Day-Brite Lighting, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Day-Brite Reflector Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Lighting: recessed; hanging fluorescent with louvers, with plastic enclosures; downlights; vapor-tight units; two-lamp high-output; strip units; hospital bed lights; hospital lavoratory mirror lights; cove trough; exit signs; canopy units; showcase fixtures; picture lighting fixtures; library table fixtures; show window footlights; window display lighting ; etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
78 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Department store; dry goods and mail order catalogs  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Library equipment and supplies  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Theatre and entertainment supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Business  Search this
Candles  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Dry-goods  Search this
Entertaining  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Library fittings and supplies  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Theaters  Search this
Theatrical paraphernalia  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_13301
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_13301

[Trade catalogs from Standard Electric Stove Co.]

Company Name:
Standard Electric Stove Co.  Search this
Notes content:
electric ranges, cookers, grills, stoves ; fireless cookers ; water heaters ; coffee urns ; hot plates ; griddles ; seamless pure aluminum cooking utensils ; electric serving tables ; toasters ; broilers
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_22015
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_22015

[Trade catalogs from Frigidaire Corp.]

Variant company name:
Leaside, Onario, Canada  Search this
Company Name:
Frigidaire Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
General Motors Corp. ; Delco-Light Co.  Search this
Notes content:
One binder. Ice cream cabinets ; milk coolers ; air conditioners ; water coolers ; refrigerators ; soda fountain coolers ; bottled beverage coolers ; compressors ; cooling units ; frozen food display cabinets ; farm freezers ; ice making cooling units ; Sterilamp ; ice makers ; railway diesel-powered generating unit ; Meter-Miser ; Household Sales Textbook ; Sales Manual ; Sales Engineering Manual, 1932 ; Installation and Service Manual, 1934 ; Installation and Service Bulletin, 1933 ; recipes
Includes:
Trade catalog, manual and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
181 pieces; 4 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Dayton, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34691
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34691

[Trade catalogs from H. Barrow Co. Inc.]

Company Name:
H. Barrow Co. Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
heavy duty ranges and bake ovens ; kitchen equipment ; kitchen utensils ; chinaware ; glassware ; silverware ; furniture ; refrigerators ; janitors' supplies ; hotel and ship supplies
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Silverware  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Ships  Search this
Silverware  Search this
Silverwork  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_43201
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_43201

[Trade catalogs from Albert Pick & Co.]

Company Name:
Albert Pick & Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1910s-1920s catalogs and trade lit from a distributor of wares for hotels and restaurants: cutlery ; ceramic plates, cups and serving dishes ; glassware ; earthenware kitchen vessels (mixing bowls, butter crocks) ; jardinieres , vases and other decorative display items ; wash stands and bowls for hotel rooms ; icecream service pieces ; lamps ; checks for cafeterias, restaurants and lunch rooms, plus cash registers ; signs and letters ; cook books ; decorative novelties ; artificial plants and flowers ; paper doilies ; table cloths, napkins, towels ; bead spreads, sheets, blankets and comforters ; waiters, maids, cooks, doormen, bell boy and porter's uniforms ; sweepers, cleaning compounds and polishing compounds ; telephones and annunciators ; gas fixtures ; wrapping supplies ; playing cards ; room key tags ; toothpicks ; straws ; matches ; baker's supplies ; enamel wares for kitchens ; chefs knives and cleavers ; pastry and cigar cases ; steam tables ; waffle irons ; toaster ; mixers ; bread slicers ; vegetable parer ; rotiserie ; urns ; printed matches ; toilet paper ; matresses ; hotel room furniture (chairs, chest of drawers, coat rack) ; cafe furniture (table, butler's tray, serving stand, counter stool, lunch counter) ; curtains ; shades ; ash tray stands ; umbrella stands ; carpets ; fire extinguishers ; janitor floor brushes ; carpets ; linoleum ; soap ; sponges ; ladders; scales ; oven ranges ; cuspidors ; coal hods ; ash cans ; mirrors ; desk ; safes ; clocks ; file cabinets ; bathroom fixtures ; vacuum cleaners ; laundry machines ; locks ; paints ; paper baler . Also a catalog of automobile after market accessories: spotlight ; auto jack ; spark plugs ; lubricator ; goggles and eye sheilds ; chauffeur's uniform ; lock switch ; hood ornaments ; tires ; tools ; horn ; batteries ; rear view mirror ; ammeter ; pails and chamois ; automobile robe rail ; Automobile Blue Books for various regions ; cigar lighter ; Texaco transmission grease and engine oil ; Ford seat covers ; auto lock attachment ; Stewart speedometer for Fords : bumpers for Fords ; gasometers for Fords.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
10 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Locks and safes (including alarm and security systems)  Search this
Luggage; travel; travel services and traveling accessories (including trunks; briefcases; and other traveling accessories)  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Textiles and textile machinery  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Curios; novelties and souvenirs  Search this
Packaging materials and shipping  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Firefighting and fire engines  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Telephone; telegraph and telecommunications equipment and supplies  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Adhesives  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Briefcases  Search this
Business  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Candles  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Coal  Search this
Collectibles  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_32473
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_32473

[Trade catalogs from Pictet Artificial Ice Co., Ltd.]

Company Name:
Pictet Artificial Ice Co., Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
From 1876, a publication about the patented System Raoul Pictet, "Ice Machines and Anhydrous Sulphurous Acid." From 1878, an investment prospectus for the Pictet Artificial Ice Co. Ltd. then being set up in New York.
Includes:
Trade catalog, manual and histories
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Business  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_32498
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_32498

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