Trade catalogs and pamphlets

About this collection

This digital collection contains a selection from Hagley Library's collection of trade catalogs and pamphlets. The materials date from 1783 to 1988 and vary in size. The trade catalogs contain lists, often illustrated, of items sold by an assortment of manufacturers, mostly American. The pamphlets largely consist of promotional materials, although other subjects are included. A comprehensive view of Hagley's trade catalogs and pamphlets can be found by searching our online catalog.

    Image: Cover of 1977 catalog for Dinky Die Cast Toys. Click to view.

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Master plan of Brooklyn Civic Center & downtown area : master plan of desirable building zone districts for Brooklyn Civic Center and downtown area
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, City Planning Vertical File (Accession 2184), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
A new tariff of rates and duty on goods and merchandise, passing through the sound at Elsinore
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, HE386.S7 H7, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Taxation : an extract from the report of the secretary of the treasury on the state of the finances for the fiscal year 1923
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, John J. Raskob papers (Accession 0473), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807