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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Street railway advertising : its past, present and future
"Addenda" inside back cover., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 82.128, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The Russell snow-plows and flangers : best on earth, beats the world
Includes testimonials., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Trade Cat .R968 1898, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Proceedings of the Buford Memorial Association, comprising extracts from the minutes, correspondence, treasurer's report, together with the oration
List of subscribers, p. 46, includes H.A. du Pont., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Financial topics of the day : the development of banking and the public benefits thereof
Address directed at the meeting of the Virginia State Bankers' Association, in Richmond, Feb. 22, 1899., (National Sound Money League. Pamphlet ; M), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The Philadelphia Bourse, with sketches of the Hamburg Börse and Manchester Exchange
Includes a folder with the excerpts from the newspapers about the Bourse., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Contributory infringement of patents : a paper read before the American Association of Inventors and Manufacturers, at Washington, D.C., January 15, 1895
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
An honest dollar and a chance to earn it : McKinley's letter of acceptance : the issues of the campaign defined and discussed : protection to our industries and our money
At head of title: Pamphlet U., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The problems of the trust
"An address delivered by H. Gaylord Wilshire, before the Economic Club of Los Angeles, January 23, 1900.", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Baltimore Steam Packet Co. and Seaboard Air Line versus Southern Railway : including President Spencer's letter to chairman L.N. Trammell and vice-president St. John's reply
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Stormer bicycles, 1897
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Illustrated catalogue of rare cacti
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
(Music) catalogue of Harry Coleman
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The Electric Storage Battery Company, sole manufacturers of the chloride accumulator
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Catalogue of physical and chemical apparatus especially adapted to Gage's series of text-books on physics -- & also to Williams' "Introduction to chemical science"
"Partnership notice" on p. 3 of 1892 catalogue., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Lancaster Machine and Knife Works, manufacturers of plain and patent ratchet bit braces, butchers' and packing-house cleavers, and machine knives of every description
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Keystone Electric Company, manufacturers of motors and dynamos
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The Mallory Wheeler Co.'s list prices and discounts for padlocks and padlock keys
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pacific Ammonia and Chemical Co. -- & manufacturers of liquid anhydrous ammonia and aqua ammonia
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Thomson Electric Welding Company : owners of fundamental patents for working of metals by electricity : works and general offices: Lynn, Mass
(Its Circular ; no.6), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Reading Standard Mfg. Co., makers of Reading Standard, Royal Reading, Reliable Reading bicycles
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Weekly price list and guide for mail orders, 1893 October 14
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Weekly price list and guide for mail orders, 1894 September 29
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
S.S. Stewart's banjo and guitar journal. no. 62, February and March, 1891
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Catalogue and price list, 1895
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Advantages offered to manufacturers by the Columbia Water Power Company, at Columbia, South Carolina
"Canal built by Byron Holley, Civil and Hydraulic Engineer, Rochester, N.Y.", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 95.065, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807

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