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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Policies and initiatives of state higher education boards that encourage working adults to pursue postsecondary degrees
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Theatre in Philadelphia
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2003.006, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Selections from the Fisher collection
"Selections from the Fisher Collection is an exhibit of twenty-five paintings and eight engravings from the collection of Chester Garfield Fisher"--P. [2], [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 99.537, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
du Pont family gardens
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 99.742, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
State efforts to evaluate the effects of prekindergarten, 1977 to 2003
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
Talking together : discursive capital and civic deliberation in America
Includes bibliographical references (p. 29-32), "Paper prepared for ... the Midwest Political Science Association meeting, Chicago, April 3-6, 2003.", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
God bless America : reflections on civil religion after September 11
"Event transcript ... Wednesday, February 6, 2002 ... Washington, DC"., [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 economic analysis of four-year-old kindergarten in Wisconsin : returns to the education system
Includes bibliographical references (p. 22-24)., (Pre-K Now research series), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Early literacy : policy and practice in the preschool years
Includes bibliographical references (leaf 11-13)., (NIEER policy brief), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pew Charitable Trusts records (Accession 2020), Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Grist mills
Chronicles 10 grist mills in Sussex County, N.J., Includes advertising matter., (County chronicles ; bk. #14), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2008.252, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Directors' compensation and board practices in 2008 [photocopy]
"This report analyzes board structure and director compensation information regarding U.S.-based public companies."--p.5, Introduction to Highlights., Conference Board report ; R-1439-08-RR., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, f Pam 2012.0176 c.2, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
30th anniversary report, 1977-2007
Presents highlights of litigation, moot courts, and advisory services offered by the public policy law firm of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce over its first three decades., Includes 10 p. of advertisements at end., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2013.0727, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Volunteerism at the Hagley Museum and Library : a thirty year history
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2014.0165, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807