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Slavery and the making of early American libraries : British literature, political thought, and the transatlantic book trade, 1731-1814 / Sean D. Moore

Author:
Moore, Sean D.  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 256 pages : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
America
United States
Date:
2019
Topic:
Book industries and trade--History  Search this
Slave trade--History  Search this
Public libraries--Finance--History  Search this
Slavery--Economic aspects--History  Search this
English literature--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1113220

Eugene C. Worman research material on William H. Bartlett, 1835-1995

Creator:
Worman, Jr., Eugene C., 1915-  Search this
Subject:
Virtue, George  Search this
Bartlett, William Henry  Search this
Type:
Slides (photographs)
Photographs
Citation:
Eugene C. Worman research material on William H. Bartlett, 1835-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Book industries and trade -- United States  Search this
Theme:
Research and writing about art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6092
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216232
AAA_collcode_wormeuge
Theme:
Research and writing about art
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216232
Online Media:

[Trade catalogs from George Bruce's Son & Co.]

Company Name:
George Bruce's Son & Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Geo. Bruce & Co.  Search this
Notes content:
printing types & electrotyped ornaments ; 1848, 1865, 1869, 1882
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 4 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_8710
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8710

[Trade catalogs from Mergenthaler Linotype Co.]

Variant company name:
Multiple locations: Baltimore, MD ; Brooklyn, NY ; Melville, NY  Search this
Company Name:
Mergenthaler Linotype Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Ott. Mergenthaler Co. (MD) ; Ott. Mergenthaler & Co. ; Ottmar Mergenthaler ; Mergenthaler Setzmaschinen-Fabrik G.m.b.H. ; Mergenthaler Printing Co. ; Linotype Co. (Hauppauge, NY) ; Linotype GmbH ; Allied Co. ; Eltra Co.  Search this
Notes content:
two containers OVERSIZE ; Linotype machines ; printing machines ; typesetters ; typesetting equipment ; Linotype electric pot ; hand tools ; motors ; other supplies for Linotype equipment ; World War II wartime publication "The Measure of America" ; wartime regulations on printing ; "Thermo-Blo" air-cooler for molds ; specimen books ; "Blue Streak" Linotype ; maintenance and instruction manuals ; "Ottmar Mergenthaler and the Printing Revolution" company history ; teletypesetters ; Linotype machine affidavits ; Linotype (Mergenthaler) Machine tested against the Rogers' Typograph Machine ; "Linotype Bulletin" (vol. 18, no. 6, Sept. 1925) ; "TypeView" soft copy display terminal ; "CRTronic" ; "CRTerminal" ; linotype communications interface ; "Advanced Typographer's Program" ; "Mycro-Comp/2000" commercial typesetting system ; "Linotron" digital CRT typesetter ; local serial interface ; data communication processor ; automatic processor for processing RC paper and films ; "Linoscreen Composer/2" interactive composition terminal ; "Linotronic" wide measure laser typesetter ; "Diablo" daisy wheel printer ; "Omnitech/2000" dry-output lasertypesetter ; "Linoterm" typesetting system ; "Linocomp Series" phototypesetting system ; "V-I-P" phototypesetter ; "Linofilm" system of photocomposition equipment ; Series 200 digital composition typesetting ; "Word/LinoWord" linotype interface program ; "PagePlanner" software ; Series 100 text and graphics system ; Series 300 digital typesetting system ; "Dotprint" dot matrix line printer ; linotype laser typesetting paper and film ; "Linotype" Graphic System ; Series 300 central data base environment
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual, samples and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
Type specimens
Physical description:
380 pieces; 15 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Computers and computer equipment  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Computers  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Optical equipment  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30799
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30799

[Trade catalogs from Challenge Machinery Co. (IL)]

Company Name:
Challenge Machinery Co. (IL)  Search this
Notes content:
Printing presses ; paper cutters ; register hooks for color printing ; sectional blocks ; combination blocks in wood, metal, or iron.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10103
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10103

[Trade catalogs from Challenge Machinery Co. (MI)]

Variant company name:
Chicago, IL  Search this
Company Name:
Challenge Machinery Co. (MI)  Search this
Notes content:
Precision equipment for tool and machine industries ; paper cutters ; paper drilling machines ; paper joggers ; cornering machines ; Mercantile addressing machines ; presses ; Diamond Cylinder Press ; proof presses ; printing machinery ; printing equipment
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Grand Haven, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10104
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10104

[Trade catalogs from Robert Reiner, Inc.]

Company Name:
Robert Reiner, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
textile mill machines ; "Kayloom" machine for constructing textiles and fabrics ; beaming machines for textile mills ; tricot machines for tricot cloth production ; creels ; hosiery, embroidery and bobbin winding machines ; sectional beam warpers ; knitting machines ; "Rotaprint" printing and duplicating off set machine
Includes:
Trade catalog and samples
Black and white images
Types of samples:
"Rotaprint" prints
Physical description:
11 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Weehawken, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Mills and milling supplies  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Textiles and textile machinery  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Milling machinery  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Textile fabrics  Search this
Textile machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10120
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10120

[Trade catalogs from Reinhold Publishing Co.]

Company Name:
Reinhold Publishing Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Photo-Lettering Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
"Alphabet Thesaurus - Vol. 2" ; photo-lettering alphabet ; unique piece ; 1965
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 City, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10124
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10124

[Trade catalogs from Catalogue Equipment and Supply Co.]

Company Name:
Catalogue Equipment and Supply Co.  Search this
Notes content:
One item OVERSIZE ; Catalogs of manufacturers of technical merchandise, collected for use in colleges and universities.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10187
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10187

[Trade catalogs from Champion Coated Paper Co.]

Company Name:
Champion Coated Paper Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Coated and uncoated advertisers' and publishers' papers, cardboards and bonds.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Hamilton, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10274
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10274

[Trade catalogs from Champion Internl. Corp.]

Company Name:
Champion Internl. Corp.  Search this
Notes content:
Unique item - large portfolio showcasing the different printing techniques and paper products they offer. They use pictures of antique toys and masks as their subject matter.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Stamford, Connecticut, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10284
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10284

[Trade catalogs from Champion Paper and Fibre Co.]

Company Name:
Champion Paper and Fibre Co.  Search this
Related companies:
See also Champion Papers.  Search this
Notes content:
Catalogs detailing their printing capabilities and paper products ; "Kromekote."
Includes:
Trade catalog
Color images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Hamilton, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10291
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10291

[Trade catalogs from Champion Papers]

Company Name:
Champion Papers  Search this
Related companies:
See also Champion Paper and Fibre Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Different types of paper products ; colored paper ; embossing cover paper ; capitol post-card ; mimeograph paper ; champion bond paper.
Includes:
Price lists
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10295
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10295

[Trade catalogs from Chandler & Price Co.]

Company Name:
Chandler & Price Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Printing presses and printing machinery ; paper cutters ; "Pressman's Story" ; "Craftsman Automatic Unit ; Pilot Press
Includes:
Trade catalog, manual and histories
Black and white images
Physical description:
9 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10329
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10329

[Trade catalogs from Central Ohio Paper Co.]

Company Name:
Central Ohio Paper Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Copco Papers Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Paper for printing.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Columbus, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10351
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10351

[Trade catalogs from Central Paper Co., Inc.]

Company Name:
Central Paper Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Specialty papers and papers for industrial uses.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Muskegon, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10354
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10354

[Trade catalogs from Relief Printing Co.]

Company Name:
Relief Printing Co.  Search this
Notes content:
1904-1954 ; printing services ;
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10467
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10467

[Trade catalogs from Chicago Record-Herald Type Book]

Company Name:
Chicago Record-Herald Type Book  Search this
Notes content:
Type specimens, 1909.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10813
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10813

[Trade catalogs from Compton Business Service Co.]

Company Name:
Compton Business Service Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Duplicating, typing, direct mail, printing, binding.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Newark, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Advertising  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10978
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10978

[Trade catalogs from F. E. Compton & Co.]

Company Name:
F. E. Compton & Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Encycolpedias; book cart.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Book industries and trade  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10980
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10980

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