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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Salvage
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Things you should know about China
5 illustrated Castleton pattern pamphlets (4 dated 1940, 1 dated 1951) in pocket at the end of copy 2., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Du Pont sodium CMC (sodium carboxymethyl cellulose) : an aid for improving detergent properties of synthetic detergents and soaps
(Its Technical Service Bulletin ; February, 1948, no. 3A), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Du Pont sodium CMC, sodium carboxymethyl cellulose : properties and uses
(Its Technical Service Bulletin ; January 1948), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Parade of plastics
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Polythene, physical and chemical properties
Reprinted from Industrial and engineering chemistry, June, 1945., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Officers, directors, committees : August, 1944
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Grasselli Chemicals Department : history, activities, organization, opportunities
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The outlook for rayon : a study prepared
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The library of the Bureau of Railway Economics, Washington, D.C.
A paper written for the class in special library administration, Catholic University, Dept. of Library Science, 1950., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
A century of growth : Meadow Brook Nurseries, 1845-1945
"One thousand copies ... printed. This copy no. 868.", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The development of the urban-rural classification in the United States : 1874 to 1949
Xerox copy from: U.S. Bureau of the Census. Current population reports, population characteristics, Series P-23, no. 1, 1949., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Du Pont polythene ; Du Pont plastics
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
A report of a called Conference of Quaker Economists
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The textile shortage in the first quarter of 1945 : based on data from the fourth survey of consumer requirements, April 1945 (and) the third National retail stores survey, April 1945
At head of title: Bulletin from Civilian Surveys Division. Series T, no. 18., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Men and mills of Great Lakes Steel
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The Albany Savings Bank : a short account of a century & a quarter of sound banking service to Albany & its community, 1820-1945
"Historic material was compiled, and the story written by J. Howard LaChapelle, assisted by Bruce Hutchison, who designed the typography and made the illustrations.", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
It's the individual who counts : speech by Leo Teplow -- & before Toledo Foreman's Club, Toledo, Ohio, December 21, 1949
Typescript., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Iron ore possibilities, Oriskany Mine and vicinity, Virginia
The Oriskany Mine was owned by the Alleghany Ore and Iron Company, a subsidiary of the Lukens Steel Company., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
USS Man-ten : one of the family of high-strength steels manufactured by United States Steel subsidiaries
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Producing for freedom : an address by Ira Mosher -- & at the 55th annual Congress of American Industry
Typescript., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Adventures in thinking : one jump ahead : a story of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America
(Thirty-fourth annual meeting of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The "Continental powder mill" on French Creek near Valley Forge, and the "Provincial gun factory" at 3d & Cherry Streets in Philadelphia, conducted by Peter DeHaven and his son, Hugh
Reprinted from April, 1949, issue of the Picket Post., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
American industry in war and transition, 1940-1950. Part II, The effect of the war on the industrial economy
(Its Document ; no. 27), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ajax-Northrup high frequency furnaces for steel melting
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807

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