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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Report of the Special Conference Committee : revising and supplementing the progress report published July 24, 1919, and including annual reports dated December 15, 1922, and December 6, 1923
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, 86.14, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Peace or war in industry
Reprint. From: New York evening post., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, 90.377, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Basic factors influencing industrial relations trends
This is the text of an address by Howard S. Kaltenborn, a member of our staff, before an Executive Conference arranged by the Hawaii Employer's Council on February 4, 1953, at Honolulu, Hawaii. In response to requests for copies of the address, it has been reproduced for distribution in our 'Industrial Relations Memos' series., Typescript., (Industrial relations memos ; no. 130), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Industrial relations for the future
"An address before the Nineteenth North Texas Personnel and Industrial Relations Conference, Dallas, Texas, September 30, 1960.", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Soft policies or firm?
An address at the University of Michigan, Bureau of Industrial Relations, Advanced Personnel Development Course, Ann Arbor, Michigan, July 14, 1961., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Blueprint for industrial statesmanship : an address by H.C. McClellan -- & before the Manufacturers Association of Syracuse, Syracuse, N.Y., April 15, 1954
News from the National Association of Manufacturers., Typescript., [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
Mill Grinds Fine by the Brandywine
Detached from the Saturday evening post, July 27-Aug. 3, 1963., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Memo : How To Be A Super Secretary
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Danger on the Production Front : General Motors' Postition on Important Problems Affecting the Entire Country.
Concerning the General Motors Corporation Strike of 1945-1946., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
John B. Stetson Company personnel practices
The typescript describes personnel policies of the company, including the apprentice program, bonuses, and use of the Stetson auditorium., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, John B. Stetson Company photographs (Accession 2001.214), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The human element in the Stetson business
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Call number: Pam 2001.500, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807