Trade catalogs and pamphlets

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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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The boy and his press : an exhibition in the Hall of Graphic Arts, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, 1992
"United States patents for small presses for boys and amateurs up to 1875": p. 27-29., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 93.296, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Toward a "universal heritage" : education and the development of Rockefeller philanthropy, 1884-1913
Includes bibliographical references., Offprint. From: Teachers College record, v. 93, no. 3 (Spring 1992), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 94.157, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Saltpeter manufacturing and marketing and its relation to the gunpowder industry in Kentucky during the nineteenth century
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-102)., In: Historical archaeology in Kentucky., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, T22.K4 O34 1995, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Betty's Hope : an Antiguan sugar plantation
Includes bibliographical references (p. 22)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 98.055, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Security for the world : two hundred years of American Bank Note Company
Brochure to accompany an exhibition., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2000.185, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
FAST, families and schools together : evaluation report for Family Service of Montgomery County, Norristown, Pennsylvania : participating school, Gotwals Elementary School, Norristown Pennsylvania
"Fall 1999 and Spring 2000.", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Restructuring for urban student success : Temple University self-study report and site visit summary
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Students' perspectives on the ninth grade academy of the talent development high schools in Philadelphia : 1999-2000
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The development of graduate students as teaching scholars : a four-year longitudinal study : interim report
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
An application of Bayesian statistics to program evaluation
Includes bibliographical references., Working papers (Harvard Project on Schooling and Children), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Independent Sector's public policy initiative : final report
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Self-assessment rubric for the institutionalization of service-learning in higher education
Includes bibliographical references., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The consultant bank : a directory of Delaware Valley nonprofit management providers and consultants
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Keeping faith in the city : how 401 urban religious congregations serve their neediest neighbors
(CRRUCS report ; 2000-1), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Accidents waiting to happen : hazardous chemicals in the U.S. fifteen years after Bhopal
Includes bibliographical references., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The last world's fair of the 20th century : Lisbon, 1998
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2006.080, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
More Grist mills
(Warren County chronicles ; Book no. 12), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2008.250, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Artist-life in the Highlands ; and, Among the nail-makers : an 1859 visit to northern New Jersey's iron industry and the Morris Canal, reprinted from Harper's new monthly magazine
Reprint. Originally published in Harper's new monthly magazine, April and July, 1860., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, HD9517.N4 A75, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Some incidents in the life of Ellwood Cooper
(Noticias : quarterly magazine of the Santa Barbara Historical Museums, vol. XXXIX [39], no. 2 (Summer, 1993)), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2011.764, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Remote controls : for RCA, GE and ProScan instruments : September 1994
"IF5790 (Rev. 9/94)"--back cover., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2011.224, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Open pan salt making : a glossary of terms
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2017.0375, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807