Up - To Date Trade Catalog #10. Terre Haute, Ind. - 1908

Up - To Date Trade Catalog #10. Terre Haute, Ind. - 1908
SROFE, J.H. & BINDLEY, H.E.. Catalog No. 10. UP TO DATE MFG. CO. Terre Haute, Ind. 1908. 48 pp. Woodcut-engravings and photo text illustrations throughout. Embossed & illustrated , w/ typed Letter from Srofe to H. Rogers of Alameda, CA dated Jun 18, 1908, 4 pp. supplement Woven Wire Farm & Poultry Fence Catalogue, order sheets. First edition, thus, of this very and well-illustrated Edwardian ornamental iron fence catalogue filled with designs for steel fences, wrought steel fences with rosettes, pattern fences, ornamental iron archways, pattern steel and wire fencing, bank & office railings, ornamental iron window guards, iron garden vases, settees, and more. At the beginning of the 20th century, Terre Haute, IN was the third largest city in the state, and experienced a wave of prosperity. A number of ornamental iron and fencing manufacturers had established factories in the city, including the Up-to-Date Manufacturing company which had built their plant at 945 North 10th St., and employed over 25 workers. Worldcat locates 1 copy (Indiana Historical Society).
$ 395.00
# 1625