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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A new plate mill
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Forced union membership steals your freedom! : Americans must have the right, but not be compelled, to join labor unions
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Centennial exhibition of 1876
"Text by Dennis T. Lawson ; edited by Donald H. Kent and William A. Hunter,"--cf. p. 4., (Historic Pennsylvania leaflet ; no. 30), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
1980-81 directory of visiting Fulbright scholars : university lecturing and advanced research in the United States
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
1976-1977 directory of visiting lecturers and research scholars in the United States under the Mutual Educational Exchange Program (Fulbright-Hays Act)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
E.I. du Pont and the Merino mania in Delaware, 1805-1815
Reprinted from Agricultural history, v. 36, no. 2, p. 91-100, 1962., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
A plea for the incorporation of co-operative loan and building associations
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Report of the committee on gas machines, carburetters, and the handling and using of the lighter products of petroleum, made to the New York Board of Fire Underwriters, and adopted October 29, 1869
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Travelling salesmen : their opportunities and their dangers : an address delivered before the Boston Young Men's Christian Union
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Every lady her own shoemaker, or, A complete self-instructor in the art of making gaiters and shoes
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bernard M'Mahon (c. 1775-1816) : pioneer Philadelphia nurseryman, and his American gardener's calendar
Reprinted from the Journal of the Society for the Bibliography of Natural History - v. 3, pt. 7 (October, 1960)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Facts and observations relative to the incorporation of coal companies
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Canada liquor crossing the border
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Membership in the Association Against the Prohibition Amendment
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Automation : a prime source of more and better jobs
(Its. Economic series ; no. 81), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Report of Committee on History and Research : Wilmington, Delaware, October 6, 1955 : The Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Delaware
Typescript., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
The slurry : a new method, a new material, a new machine, for treating seed corn
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Central Committee for the United States on the Exhibition of Industry of All Nations, to be held in London, 1851
In cooperation with the National Institute for the Promotion of Science., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Automation and jobs
(Its Industry's view ; Dec. 1955), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Gardinol WA double powder : Gardinol WA powder : Gardinol CA powder
Typewritten. Revised May, 1933., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Organic solvents and plasticizers
(Bulletin ; no. 3), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Organic solvents and plasticizers
(Bulletin ; no. 3a), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
New York commerce : to the citizens of New York
Signed: J.M. Sanderson., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807

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