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Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs

Select architectural trade catalogs from Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library. Trade catalogs, also known as manufacturer's or commercial catalogs, are an important primary source of information on building materials, supplies, decorative elements and industry trends during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Avery Library has a large collection of these original catalogs, most of them in our rare book collection called "Classics."

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Cover title: Architectural sheet-metal ornaments and statuary
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Metal-work
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Plasterwork, Decorative
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Sherwin-Williams Company
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Topics: Stencils and stencil cutting, Paint
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by A. Bohachek
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Includes dimensions and prices
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Wood-carving
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Witzel, Broschart & Braun
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Includes dimensions, prices and index
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Metal-work
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Topics: Theo. A. Kochs (Firm), Barbershops
Source: folio
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Snead & Co. Iron Works
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Some ill. identify structure for which ironwork was designed
Topics: Ironwork, Architectural ironwork, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Source: folio
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Topics: Thermostat, Heating, School buildings
Cover title: Sheet metal architectural ornaments
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Metal-work
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Topics: Gas-lighting, Street lighting, Lamp-chimneys, globes, etc
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Topic: Elevators
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
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Topics: Architecture, Domestic, Architecture, Domestic, Bungalows
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Topics: Bricks, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
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Topics: Terra-cotta, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Source: folio
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Jordan & Moriarty
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Topic: Furniture, Victorian
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Northwestern Terra Cotta Company
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Includes ill. of structures built with Northwestern terra-cotta; locations and architects noted
Topics: Terra-cotta, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Source: folio
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Gate City Iron Works
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Topics: Architectural ironwork, Ironwork, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Includes dimensions, prices and index
Topics: Millwork (Woodwork), Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Building materials
Cover title: Illustrated catalog of sign painter's and card writer's supplies
Topics: Sign painting, Signs and signboards, Artists' materials
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Waldo Brothers
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Dealers in brick and other building materials representing Burns, Russell & Co.; Philadelphia Face Brick; Peerless Brick Co. and others
Topic: Bricks
"Successors to E. H. Purdy Manufacturing Co., Limited"--T.p
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Plasterwork, Decorative
Cover title: Illustrated price list of natural wood ornaments
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Millwork (Woodwork)
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Kansas City Hydraulic-Press Brick Company
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Includes dimensions and index
Topics: Bricks, Glazed brick, Pressed brick, Cornices
Includes dimensions, prices and index
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Woodwork, Moldings
Spine title: Ornemens d'architecture
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Papier-mâché
Source: folio
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Moldings, Woodwork
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Brasswork
Source: folio
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Topics: Millwork (Woodwork), Decoration and ornament, Architectural
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Includes dimensions and prices
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Plasterwork, Decorative
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Architectural Decorating Company
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Includes dimensions and prices
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Plasterwork, Decorative
Includes dimensions and prices
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Moldings, Woodwork
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by American Hoist & Derrick Company
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Cover title: Contractor's and quarrymen's sketch book
Topics: Cranes, derricks, etc, Hoisting machinery
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Topics: Furniture, Victorian, Interior decoration
Includes dimensions and index
Topics: Architectural ironworks, storefronts, cast iron
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by A.P. Lombard & Co.
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Stamped in ink on cover: W.T. Crook, sole agent, New York office, 1133 Broadway, N.Y
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Plasterwork, Decorative
Topics: Building stones, Limestone, Architecture, Domestic
Includes dimensions
Topics: Capitals (Architecture), Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Title from cover
Topics: Millwork (Woodwork), Glass, Ornamental, Hardware
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Moldings, Woodwork
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Cream City Sash and Door Company
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Includes prices and index
Topics: Millwork (Woodwork), Wooden doors, Glass, Ornamental
Includes dimensions
Topics: Ironwork, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Includes list and ill. of bridges built by the Company, and numerous testimonials
Topics: Iron and steel bridges, Iron and steel bridges, Architectural ironwork
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Topics: Architectural metal-work, tin ceilings, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by J.W. Bailey & Sons Co.
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Price list inserted
Topics: Millwork (Woodwork), Decoration and ornament, Architectural
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Topics: Jewelry, Silverwork, House furnishings
Cover title: Embossed mouldings : Angus McKay and Company, Chicago, 1901-2
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Moldings, Woodwork
Includes dimensions, prices and indexes
Topics: Hardware, Locks and keys
Source: folio
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Topics: Leadwork, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Wm. M. McClure & Brother
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1 online resource (40 p. :)
Topics: Hardware -- Catalogs, Locks and keys -- Catalogs, Hardware, Locks and keys
Includes 1 mounted plate: Specimen of picture tiles
Topics: Tiles, Decoration and ornament
Source: folio
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Topics: Terra-cotta, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Source: folio
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Tognarelli & Voigt Company
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Plasterwork, Decorative
Includes dimensions, prices and index
Topics: Toilets, Plumbing, Ceramics
Source: folio
Includes list of structures which installed this metal-work
Topics: Architectural metal-work, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Cover title: Artists' materials
Topics: Artists' materials, Drawing materials
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Andrew Handyside & Co.
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Includes ill. of structures constructed with this ironwork
Topics: Building, Iron and steel, Ironwork, Architectural ironwork
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Includes dimensions, prices, and index
Topics: Door fittings, Locks and keys, Door knobs
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Bloom Studios Inc.
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Illustrates installations using Bloom Studio products
Topics: Stone, Artificial, Stone, Cast, Plasterwork, Decorative, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Price notice, discount sheet and supplement (15 p.) inserted
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Moldings, Woodwork
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Topic: Church decoration and ornament
"For the use of carpenters and builders. Adapted to the style of building in the United States. Containing valuable information on building. With seven hundred and twenty-six illustrations."
Topics: Woodwork, Moldings, Architecture, Domestic
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Topics: Architectural ironwork, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Source: folio
Includes dimensions, prices and index
Topics: Plumbing, Pipe fitting
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Topics: Architectural ironwork, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Source: folio
Cover title: Mouldings, sash, doors & blinds, frames and brackets. "G. V. Selden ... Rome, N.Y."--Cover
Topics: Millwork (Woodwork), Moldings
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Topics: Architectural metal-work, Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Cover title: Illustrated catalogue
Topics: Millwork (Woodwork), Building materials, Glass, Ornamental
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
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Topics: Kerosene lamps, Exterior lighting
Cover title: Catalogue combining price list and designs, 1891-2
Topics: Millwork (Woodwork), Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by W.D. & A.S. Nichols
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Title from cover
Topics: Mantels, Fireplaces
Includes list of customers
Topics: Stoves, Ironwork
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Sargent and Company (New Haven, Conn.)
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447 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Hardware, Saddlery -- Equipment and supplies, Tools, Coffins -- Parts and accessories, Andirons,...
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
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Topics: Iron and steel bridges, Architectural ironwork
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Topics: Flooring, Wooden, Parquet floors
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
by Sherwin-Williams Company
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Plates bear discription of ill. and paint order information on verso
Topics: Paint, Interior decoration