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[Trade catalogs from Beckett Paper Co.]

Company Name:
Beckett Paper Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Paper ;
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
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_6902
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_6902

[Trade catalogs from Baltimore Type and Composition Corporation]

Company Name:
Baltimore Type and Composition Corporation  Search this
Notes content:
A Catalogue of Type ; box fonts ; type styles ; ornaments ; piece borders ; spacing material ; rule and strip borders.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Baltimore, Maryland, 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_7122
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7122

[Trade catalogs from Benskin Mfg. Co.]

Company Name:
Benskin Mfg. Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Pattern letters and figures for foundrymen; machinists and pattern makers. Leather fillets.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Canton, Ohio, 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_7256
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7256

[Trade catalogs from Berlin Photographic Co.]

Variant company name:
Rudolf Lesch, Fine Arts General Agency, New York, NY.  Search this
Company Name:
Berlin Photographic Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Photographische Gesellschaft, Berlin  Search this
Notes content:
Piece located in Graphic Arts Division. Catalog of photogravures and facsimiles of paintings, issued by the Berlin Photographic Co.
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:
United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Artists; drafting; crafts materials and supplies  Search this
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Topic:
Artists' materials  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
Mechanical drawing  Search this
Photographic industry  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_7381
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7381

[Trade catalogs from Barnhart Bros. & Spindler]

Company Name:
Barnhart Bros. & Spindler  Search this
Notes content:
Type founders ; typeface specimens ; foreign language typeface ; type styles ; typecast decoration for holiday printing ; dry mat process equipment ; wet mat process equipment
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and samples
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
typeface
Physical description:
17 pieces; 3 boxes
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_7419
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7419

[Trade catalogs from H. Berthold]

Company Name:
H. Berthold  Search this
Notes content:
Type faces.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
Other
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Istanbul, Turkey
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_7455
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7455

[Trade catalogs from Barss, Knobel & Young, Inc.]

Company Name:
Barss, Knobel & Young, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Penetration tester to determine the penetration properties or the sizing of paper using the inks which are actually used in printing or writing.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cambridge, 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_7535
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7535

[Trade catalogs from Bauer Alphabets, Inc.]

Company Name:
Bauer Alphabets, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Fonts and typefaces.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Color 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):
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_7711
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7711

[Trade catalogs from B. H. Blackwell Ltd.]

Company Name:
B. H. Blackwell Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
1969-1970 catalogs of rare books on science, transport, technology, and commerce organized by subject area.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Physical description:
3 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Oxford, United Kingdom
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_7933
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7933

[Trade catalogs from Gennaro Bartoli]

Company Name:
Gennaro Bartoli  Search this
Notes content:
Unique item - 1916 Catalog of Monograms. OVERSIZED.
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:
New York, 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_7976
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7976

[Trade catalogs from George Barrie & Sons]

Variant company name:
Publishers  Search this
Company Name:
George Barrie & Sons  Search this
Notes content:
Book specimen - "Secret Memoirs of the Courts of Europe from the 16th - 19th Century, v. 1"
Includes:
Samples
Color images
Types of samples:
Book specimen
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 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_8033
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8033

[Trade catalogs from Blue-Ray Inc.]

Company Name:
Blue-Ray Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Diazo copiers and specialized duplicating equipment.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Essex, 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_8087
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8087

[Trade catalogs from Bo & Co]

Company Name:
Bo & Co  Search this
Notes content:
"Victoria's Orb, 1837-1901: A Technology for All." A selection of books printed in North America and Great Britain on technical education and transmission of technical knowledge in a range of industrial and technology fields.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Pomfret, 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_8105
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8105

[Trade catalogs from Bookshop of Douglas Cleverdon]

Company Name:
Bookshop of Douglas Cleverdon  Search this
Notes content:
Book list. 1930 catalog.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Bristol, United Kingdom
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_8422
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8422

[Trade catalogs from Boot and Shoe Recorder]

Company Name:
Boot and Shoe Recorder  Search this
Notes content:
Magazine published for shoe retailers. Includes 1934 edition. 15 copies of "Trendletter".
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
40 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 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_8448
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8448

[Trade catalogs from Radio Shack Co.]

Variant company name:
Fort Worth, TX  Search this
Company Name:
Radio Shack Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Tandy Co.  Search this
Notes content:
1953 mail order form with credit application ("confidential acquaintance blank") ; "Microcomputer" newsletters: 1979 - 1980 ; " TRS-80 Microcomputer News" : 1980 - 1984 (missing some months); Electronic, radio and computer supplies ; telescopes ; hi-fi phono systems ; hardware ; older catalogs sell LP's ; power and hand tools ; sold fishing gear in 1950's ; paints ; 1999 catalog ; telephones ; audio ; video ; security & home alarms ; calculators ; computers ; clocks ; watches ; thermometers ; cooking timers ; weather equipment ; automotive radio equipment ; batteries ; flashlights ; speakers ; alarms ; electronic organ ; receivers ; continuity tester ; timers ; flasher ; tachometers ; microphones ; phasors ; balancers ; mixers ; electronic stethoscope ; metronome ; amplifiers ; do-it-yourself electronics ; antennas ; cables ; turntables ; chargers ; cellular phones ; chemicals ; clock-radios ; CD players ; electrical devices ; headphones ; intercoms ; metal detectors ; PA equipment ; pagers ; phonographs ; radar detectors ; robots ; satellite TV systems ; security devices ; soldering equipment ; stereo cassette decks ; tape and accessories ; tape recorders ; "Radio Shack presents the History of electronics: Space Exploration...the next great adventure!" comic (Fall 1988)
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
60 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Computers and computer equipment  Search this
Department store; dry goods and mail order catalogs  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  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
Sporting goods  Search this
Telephone; telegraph and telecommunications equipment and supplies  Search this
Toys and games  Search this
Woodworking machinery and wood crafts  Search this
Topic:
Amusements  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Computers  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Dry-goods  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Games  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Hobbies  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Optical equipment  Search this
Photographic industry  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Radio supplies industry  Search this
Recreation industry  Search this
Sporting goods  Search this
Telecommunication systems  Search this
Telephone  Search this
Telephone supplies industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_8503
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8503

[Trade catalogs from Henry H. Brown]

Company Name:
Henry H. Brown  Search this
Notes content:
Alatypes, or stenotypography: a system of condensed printing, together with the elements of alagraphy or syllabic short - hand, 1887.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Battle Creek, Michigan, 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_8511
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8511

[Trade catalogs from Borg-Warner Corp.]

Company Name:
Borg-Warner Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
B-W Superchargers, Inc., Milwaukee, WI; BJ Electronics, Santa Ana, CA; Borg & Beck Div., Chicago, IL; Borg-Warner Service Parts Co., Chicago, IL; Calumet Steel Div., Chicago, IL; Detectolab, Inc., Chicago, IL: Detroit Gear Div.; Detroit Vapor Stove Div., Muskegan, MI; Ingersoll Steel & Disc Div., Chicago, IL; Long Mfg. Co., Long Mfg. Div., Detroit, MI; Marbon Chemicals, Gary, IN; Marvel-Schebler Carbureter Div., Flint, MI; Mechanics Universal Joint Div., Rockford, IL; Morse Chain Co., Ithaca, NY; Norge Div., Detroit, MI; Pesco Products Div., Cleveland, OH; Rockford Clutch Div., Rockford Drilling Div., Rockford,IL; Warner Automotive Parts Co., Auburn, IN; Warner Gear Div., Muncie, IN; Reflectal Co., Chicago, IL. ; Sealmaster  Search this
Notes content:
power transmission products ; roller chain drives ; silent chain drives ; "Hy-Vo" chain drives ; timing belt drives ; delrin coupling ; DRC flexible coupling ; SCR ; torque limiters ; roller ramp ; cam clutches ; pulleys ; idlers ; conveyer components ; gear motors ; reducers ; helical gearmotor ; speed reducers ; worm gear motor ; helical shaft mounted reducer ; stock gears ; spur ; spherco bearing ; rod end ; sealmaster bearings ; bearings and stock ends ; AC controller ; DC drives ; signal isolator ; transformer...this comprises some of the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
473 pieces; 7 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Auburn Hills, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  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
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Nuclear materials and technologies  Search this
Printing; publishing; paper and bookselling (including type specimens)  Search this
Textiles and textile machinery  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Book industries and trade  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Nuclear energy  Search this
Nuclear engineering -- Instruments  Search this
Nuclear industry  Search this
Nuclear power plants  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Textile fabrics  Search this
Textile machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_8516
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8516

[Trade catalogs from Boston Printing Press Co.]

Company Name:
Boston Printing Press Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Geo. W. Prouty Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Early 20th century printing presses
Includes:
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_8626
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8626

[Trade catalogs from Boston Type Foundry]

Company Name:
Boston Type Foundry  Search this
Notes content:
280+ pp. catalog of type faces, printing equipment and supplies.
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:
Boston, Massachusetts, 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_8632
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8632

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