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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Du Pont sodium CMC, sodium carboxymethyl cellulose
[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
Camphor becomes an all-American industry : from the turpentine of southern naval stores, chemistry has evolved a product long sacred to the fragrant forests of Formosa
Reproduced from typescript., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807