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[Trade catalogs from American Business Information]

Company Name:
American Business Information  Search this
Notes content:
January 1991 List of 9 Million Businesses Complied from the Yellow Pages and Telephone verified ; business lists ; consumer lists; other lists ; special services ; businesses in the United States ; Big Business ; Publicly Traded Companies ; Small Business File ; Work at Home Businesses ; New Business Names ; Canadian Businesses ; Manufacturers in the United States ; Farm Operators and owners ; high-income Americans ; households in the United States ; High School and College students ; Doctors ; Dentists ; Lawyers ; Aircraft Owners ; Boat/Yacht Owners ; Insurance Agents ; Car Owners ; International Business Lists ; Investors ; Millionaires ; Opportunity Seekers ; Pilots ; Real Estate Agents ; Stock Broker Executives ; Students - high school and college...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Computers and computer equipment  Search this
Dental equipment and supplies  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Real Estate  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Commercial real estate  Search this
Computers  Search this
Dental instruments and apparatus  Search this
Industrial real estate  Search this
Optical equipment  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Real estate business  Search this
Real property  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34757
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34757

[Trade catalogs from Longmans, Green & Co.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom [Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Longman]  Search this
Company Name:
Longmans, Green & Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Publisher [Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Longman] . Technical or academic paper: "Duodecimal Arithmetic: A Comparison" by George S. Terry ; mathematical computations using base 12 and base 10
Includes:
Trade catalog
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:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_27602
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_27602

[Trade catalogs from McGraw-Hill Book Co.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
McGraw-Hill Book Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Whittlesey House ; Blakiston Div.  Search this
Notes content:
"Twenty-Fifth Anniversary 1909-1934" company history ; textbooks ; "McGraw Hill Book Co. 1909-1949" company history ; dental textbooks
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and histories
Black and white images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Dental equipment and supplies  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Library equipment and supplies  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Dental instruments and apparatus  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Library fittings and supplies  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30412
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30412

[Trade catalogs from Peabody Seating Co., Inc.]

Company Name:
Peabody Seating Co., Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Milton Bradley Co. ; Modernfold ; New Castle Products, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
1959 catalog of classic mid-20th century school furniture: chairs (plywood and metal, fiberglass and metal) ; desks ; tables ; auditorium and stadium seating
Includes:
Trade catalog
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New Castle, Indiana, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29431
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29431

[Trade catalogs from Markson Science, Inc.]

Variant company name:
Phoenix, AZ  Search this
Company Name:
Markson Science, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Axia ; Markson LabSales  Search this
Notes content:
Laboratory and scientific equipment ; glassware ; instruments ; reference books ; safety equipment ; catalogs and supplements ; catalog supplement vol. 2 issue 2 ; 1998 master catalog ; 1981 catalog ; 1980 catalog
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
55 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Del Mar, California, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Biotechnology and biochemical equipment and supplies  Search this
Computers and computer equipment  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Biochemical engineering  Search this
Biotechnology  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Computers  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Medical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Optical equipment  Search this
Optical instruments  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Surgical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29685
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29685

[Trade catalogs from Perfector Laboratory Supply Co.]

Company Name:
Perfector Laboratory Supply Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1978 catalog for laboratory equipment - test tubes ; flasks ; funnels ; illuminated magnifiers ; lamps ; pipettes ; organizers ; dialysis membranes ; drafting boards ; coolers ; cleaners ; vacuums and pumps ; hygrometers ; thermometers ; electrodes ; bottles ; cylinders ; valves ; supports ; holders ; organizers and bins
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
San Luis Obispo, California, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Artists; drafting; crafts materials and supplies  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Plastics and rubber  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Glass  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Mechanical drawing  Search this
Optical instruments  Search this
Plastics industry and trade  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Porcelain  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30646
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30646

[Trade catalogs from Perf-Fix Co.]

Company Name:
Perf-Fix Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1977 ; system for film perforation repair for use in libraries, corporate media centers and film conservation labs.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Santa Monica, California, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Library equipment and supplies  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Plastics and rubber  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Library fittings and supplies  Search this
Photographic industry  Search this
Plastics industry and trade  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Rubber industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30692
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30692

[Trade catalogs from Perry Pictures Co.]

Variant company name:
Founded 1897 ; Boston  Search this
Company Name:
Perry Pictures Co.  Search this
Notes content:
1902 and 1920 catalogs ; sold reproductions of fine art (paintings and sculpture), portraits of famous people, illustrations of landscapes and notable architecture, religious, geographical and historical subjects to schools throughout North America for as little as a penny each ; these were early visual aids for schools
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Malden, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Artists; drafting; crafts materials and supplies  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Religious paraphernalia  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
Mechanical drawing  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Religious articles  Search this
Religious medals  Search this
Religious supplies industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31049
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31049

[Trade catalogs from Peter & Volz Co.]

Company Name:
Peter & Volz Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Unique circa 1907 catalog: school desks ; teachers desks ; recitation seats ; folding chairs ; teachers' chairs ; opera chairs ; school supplies (dictionaries ; toilet paper holders ; water fountains ; 1-40 gallon kegs of ink ; clocks ; gymnasium apparatus ; erasers ; blackboards ; laboratory furniture ; class room heaters ; dictionaries ; book shelves ; maps ; globes) ; small selection of church furniture
Includes:
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Arlington Heights, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Library equipment and 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
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Sporting goods  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Library fittings and supplies  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31200
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31200

[Trade catalogs from A. J. Nystrom & Co.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1903 ; Inc. 1904  Search this
Company Name:
A. J. Nystrom & Co.  Search this
Related companies:
W. & A. K. Johnston, Ltd. (Edinburgh, Scotland) ; A. J. Nystrom & Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
One envelope OVERSIZE ; "Johnston-Nystrom" maps ; school maps ; political wall maps ; globes ; charts for geography, history and biology ; Frohse lifesize anatomical charts ; Jurica biology charts ; Sun-Path Model
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
14 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_33456
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_33456

[Trade catalogs from A. C. McClurg & Co.]

Company Name:
A. C. McClurg & Co.  Search this
Related companies:
A. C. McClurg  Search this
Notes content:
One envelope OVERSIZE. Department store distributor ; books ; gifts ; tableware ; prints ; novelties ; cosmetics ; stationery ; sporting goods ; "Buck Rogers 25th Century caster" lead toy casting set ; clocks ; seasonal decorations ; holiday decorations ; Christmas cards and wrapping paper ; masks ; school supplies ; office supplies ; furniture ; toys ; play sets ; train sets ; dolls ; lawn furniture and toys ; kitchen and electric appliances ; "Universal" vacuum cleaners ; housewares ; ceramics ; ceramic figurines ; World War II wartime publication ; marbles ; phonographs and records ; musical instruments ; other products
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and samples
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
Paper samples : wrapping paper , crepe paper , ruled writing paper
Physical description:
77 pieces; 10 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Artists; drafting; crafts materials and supplies  Search this
Bicycles  Search this
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Cosmetics  Search this
Curios; novelties and souvenirs  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Department store; dry goods and mail order catalogs  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Flags  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Library equipment and supplies  Search this
Luggage; travel; travel services and traveling accessories (including trunks; briefcases; and other traveling accessories)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Packaging materials and shipping  Search this
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Radios and radio equipment  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Silverware  Search this
Smoking and tobacco accessories  Search this
Sound recording and playback equipment (including phonographs; microphones; and phonograph records)  Search this
Sporting goods  Search this
Toys and games  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Adhesives  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Audio equipment industry  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Bicycles  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Briefcases  Search this
Business  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Collectibles  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Cosmetics  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Cycling  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Dry-goods  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30300
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30300

[Trade catalogs from Athenaeum]

Company Name:
Athenaeum  Search this
Notes content:
OVERSIZE ; Teachers' Univer. of Commerce, famous original school for teachers
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_7977
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7977

[Trade catalogs from Peerless Steel Equipment Co.]

Company Name:
Peerless Steel Equipment Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Undated circa 1930s-1949 catalogs ; metal office furniture and equipment ; file cabinets ; vertical cabinets ; card records desks ; museum cases (table cases ; wall cases ; pedestal or pillar cases ; conchological cases ; entomological cases ; zoology cases ; herbarium cases)
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29740
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29740

[Trade catalogs from Peerless Unit Ventilation Co., Inc.]

Variant company name:
New York, NY  Search this
Company Name:
Peerless Unit Ventilation Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1921-1930s catalogs ; central heating and ventilating systems for schools ; factories and warehouses ; libraries ; hospitals ; churches ; dormitories ; hotels ; theaters ; banks ; auditoriums ; banks ; offices ; and other buildings. Includes technical drawing/blueprint of unit and tables of technical data within catalogs
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
10 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Library equipment and supplies  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Library fittings and supplies  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29747
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29747

[Trade catalogs from Penco Products Inc.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1869 ; http://www.pencoproducts.com/Pages/home2.htm  Search this
Company Name:
Penco Products Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Penn Metal Corporation of Pennsylvania  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1992 catalogs ; metal (steel) storage systems: lockers, warehouse shelving, pallet rack products, book case shelving, storage cabinets, work benches and shop furniture ; aircraft landing mats
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Oaks, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Library equipment and supplies  Search this
Locks and safes (including alarm and security systems)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Metalwork products (architectural and ornamental)  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Retailers equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Architectural metal-work  Search this
Art metal-work  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Library fittings and supplies  Search this
Locks and keys  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Retail trade equipment industry  Search this
Safes  Search this
Security systems  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29813
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29813

[Trade catalogs from Pennsylvania Railroad Co.]

Company Name:
Pennsylvania Railroad Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Philadelphia, Baltimore & Washington Railroad Co. ; Northern Central Railroad Co. ; West Jersey & Seashore Railroad Co. ; Pennsylvania Steel Co. ; Westinghouse Church Kerr & Co., Engineers  Search this
Notes content:
UNIQUE set of railroad trade literature ; 1847-1877 annual reports ; late 19th Century leisure travel books, tour announcements and schedules (3-week Golden Gate tour of California, 1890 ; 1887 Summer excursion routes to New England, the Catskills, the Adirondaks, New Jersey Shore, Quebec, Niagara Falls, Saratoga Springs, NY, Bar Harbor and Mt. Desert Island, ME, Ashville, NC, Mackinac Island, MI, Newport, RI, Fire Island, NY ; 1892 tour book for Florida illustrated with photographs) ; 1916 company history entitled "Seventy Years of America's Greatest Railroad" ; 1908 schedule with map of the line to Atlantic City, NJ ; 1899 manual for employees of the company's Signal Department ; circa 1913 company pamphlets (subjects range from resuscitation from electric shock to elementary principles of electricity) ; 1929 pamphlet on container car service ; bound set of 1915 leaflets (directed to employees and to the public) on issues of efficiency and safety (including "Making Automobile Drivers Believe in Signs") ; 1916 company history entitled "Seventy Years of America's Greatest Railroad: The Pennsylvania 1846-1916" ; 1946 safety manual ; illustrated 1949 brochure for Pullman sleeping car train called "the General" that ran between New York and Chicago in 16 hours ; circa 1880 map showing alignment of original railroads in Philadelphia, PA, now included as part of the Pennsylvania Railroad System ; 1916 booklet with description of PRR System's "Main lines and branches with notes of the historical events which have taken place in the contiguous territories" ; 1946 annual report including beautiful color illustrations of company's 100th anniversary ; 1890 record of transportation lines operated by PRR ; 1927 pamphlet about the PRR 6000 freight weighing machines (scales) ; 1930 newsletter about development of industry (warehouses, glass) and agriculture (dairy, potatoes, corn) along route of PRR ; 1926 brochure entitled "Modern Cars and locomotives" ; company's Book of Rules (1941, 1943, 1947, 1948) ; 1916 and 1940s instructions regarding signaling apparatus ; 1930 history of Allegheney Portage Railroad ; booklet about grain elevators at ports (1930) ; 1904 booklet about Passenger Car Ventilation Systems ; January 1908 book illustrated with photographs entitled "The New York Passenger Terminal of the Pennsylvania Railroad (Under Construction)", later called Pennsylvania Station ; 1860 booklet entitled "Report of Experiments with Coal-Burning Locomotives made on the Pennsylvania Railroad April-August 1859" ; 1872 illustrated technical pamphlet showing standard steel rail sections made by Pennsylvania Steel Co. for Pennsylvania Railroad
Includes:
Trade catalog, manual and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
52 pieces; 12 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engineering consultants and contractors  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Foundries; supplies and equipment  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  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
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Briefcases  Search this
Business  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Coal  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Consulting engineers  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Engines  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Foundries  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Glass  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Luggage  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Motors  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30164
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30164

[Trade catalogs from Penn Metal Corp. of Penna.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1869  Search this
Company Name:
Penn Metal Corp. of Penna.  Search this
Related companies:
Penco (Oaks, PA)  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1930s-1950s catalogs for a maker of metal (steel) storage systems: lockers, factory shelving and storage cabinets, pallet rack products, bookcase shelving, storage cabinets, work benches and shop furniture, corrugated metal culvert pipes for surface drainage
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
11 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Library equipment and supplies  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Metalwork products (architectural and ornamental)  Search this
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Architectural metal-work  Search this
Art metal-work  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Library fittings and supplies  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29854
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29854

[Trade catalogs from Sears, Roebuck and Co. Inc.]

Company Name:
Sears, Roebuck and Co. Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Simpsons-Sears Ltd. (Toronto, Canada)  Search this
Notes content:
1982 reprint of the first Christmas Catalog (1933) ; annual reports (1965, 1991) ; craftsman power and hand tools (1985-86, 1988-89, 1995-96) ; blacksmith supplies ; wood and metal working machinery ; sporting goods ; paints ; auto tires ; photography equipment ; electric and gas lighting fixtures ; farm implements ; fences ; garden and lawn equipment ; surgical and medical instruments and supplies ; school furniture and supplies ; shoes ; clothing ; musical instruments ; surveying instruments ; engines ; Hercules oil heating equipment ; humidifier ; Kenmore washer, vacuum cleaner ; sewing machine ; household electrical appliances ; radio apparatus ; televisions ; stoves ; mosquito canopies, window screens, and fixtures ; concrete machinery ; building materials ; toys ; luggage ; firearms ; clocks ; silverware ; furniture ; jewelry ; equestrian equipment ; "Kenmore" microwave oven (use and care guide) ; "Kenmore" dehumidifier ; "Uniforms '74" catalog ; home care and convalescent needs catalog 1973 ; Home Care Health specialog 1985/1986 and 1986/87 ; Uniforms specialog 1985/1986 ; wheelchairs ; hospital beds ; mastectomy needs ; health care and rehabilitation garments ; exercise equipment ; blood pressure monitors ; diabetic aids ; bath and shower therapeutic and assistive equipment ; "Kenmore" grill-waffler ; fabric samples in sample book no. 81 V spring & summer 1915 ; portable typewriters
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and samples
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
paint ; wallpaper
Physical description:
170 pieces; 17 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Department store; dry goods and mail order catalogs  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Fences  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Garden and lawn equipment and supplies  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Leather products; tanning and equestrian supplies  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Luggage; travel; travel services and traveling accessories (including trunks; briefcases; and other traveling accessories)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Radios and radio equipment  Search this
Sewing machines and equipment  Search this
Silverware  Search this
Sporting goods  Search this
Surveying supplies  Search this
Television  Search this
Toys and games  Search this
Woodworking machinery and wood crafts  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Adhesives  Search this
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Briefcases  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Candles  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Dry-goods  Search this
Engines  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Fence industry  Search this
Firearms industry and trade  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
Games  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_18420
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_18420

[Trade catalogs from Scott, Foresman & Co.]

Company Name:
Scott, Foresman & Co.  Search this
Notes content:
electronic publishing ; educational programs
Includes:
Trade catalog
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Glenview, Illinois, United States
Date range:
1900s-2000s
Topic (Romaine term):
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_43405
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_43405

[Trade catalogs from Educational & Industrial Testing Service]

Company Name:
Educational & Industrial Testing Service  Search this
Related companies:
EdITS  Search this
Notes content:
educational and career assessments ; mood assessment ; personality assessment
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Color images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
San Diego, California, United States
Date:
2000s
Topic (Romaine term):
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Medical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Playgrounds  Search this
Surgical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_44516
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_44516

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