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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Baldwin-Westinghouse mine and industrial electric locomotives and locomotive equipment
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Trade Cat Trade Cat .W54 1927, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Westinghouse Electric silverstat regulators
At head of title: Westinghouse Switchboards and Generator Voltage Regulators, Supersedes Issue dated April, 1938., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2002.793, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Westinghouse equipped mine and industrial electric locomotives : the perfect transportation unit
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pam 2002.145, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Westinghouse Vertical Parking Machine
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Call number: Trade Cat .W54 19--, Published Collections, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pennsylvania Railroad Electrification
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Engineering Progress 1937
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Engineering Progress 1938
Reprinted from The Electric Journal, January, 1939., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807