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Winterthur Museum Library

The library at the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum is a research center that contains a wide variety of written and visual materials that promote the interdisciplinary study of American art, material culture, and everyday life in America into the 20th century. It includes books, periodicals, archival material, printed ephemera, and both historical and modern photographs. Special strengths include manufacturers' and retailers' catalogs, resources that describe craft techniques, advice literature, design and pattern books, original craftspeoples' account books, handwritten diaries, and imagery of decorative arts objects.

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Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
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eye 29,276
favorite 50
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Manufactures--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 23,256
favorite 37
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Manufactures--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Montgomery Ward
texts
eye 8,646
favorite 23
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Topics: Household supplies--Catalogs, Dry-goods--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 7,798
favorite 33
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Robert H. Ingersoll & Bro. (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 6,381
favorite 30
comment 0
Topics: Mail-order business--Catalogs, Bicycles--Equipment and supplies--Catalogs, Cameras--Catalogs,...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 6,057
favorite 5
comment 0
Compiled by E. Richard McKinstry
Topics: Commercial catalogs--Bibliography, Trade catalogs--Bibliography.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Jeremiah Rotherman & Co. (London, England)
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eye 5,995
favorite 22
comment 0
Topics: Interior decoration--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Harris & Company (Salem, Oh.)
texts
eye 5,972
favorite 51
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Topics: Commercial art--Catalogs, Drugs--Labeling--Catalogs, Pharmacy paraphernalia--Catalogs, Trade...
Topics: Silver-plated ware--Catalogs, Sheffield plate, Trade catalogs--Silver-plated ware
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 5,294
favorite 10
comment 0
January 1909.
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Wernicke Co. (Grand Rapids, Mich.)
texts
eye 5,088
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Bookcases--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bookcases, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Hartman Furniture & Carpet Co. (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 4,775
favorite 16
comment 0
Topics: House furnishings--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--House furnishings, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum
texts
eye 4,575
favorite 2
comment 0
Compiled by E. Richard McKinstry
Topics: Andrews, Edward Deming,1894-1964--Book collections, Shakers--Bibliography, Shakers--Manuscripts
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,405
favorite 4
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Topic: Sunday school literature Catalogs. Religious articles Catalogs. Holiday decorations Catalogs....
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,392
favorite 28
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural--Catalogs, Plasterwork, Decorative--Catalogs, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,382
favorite 14
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Topic: Musical instruments--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
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eye 4,306
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Commercial catalogs--Bibliography,...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,217
favorite 43
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Dress accessories--Catalogs, Dry-goods--Catalogs, Musical...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,210
favorite 28
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Jacob & Josef Kohn (Firm)
texts
eye 4,151
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Bentwood furniture--Catalogs, Furniture--Austria--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bentwood furniture,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Larkin Co.
texts
eye 4,112
favorite 11
comment 0
Topics: Interior decoration--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Premiums (Retail trade), Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Stickley, Gustav, 1858-1942
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eye 4,090
favorite 16
comment 0
Topic: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts & Printed Ephemera
texts
eye 4,006
favorite 3
comment 0
Compiled by E. Richard McKinstry
Topics: Du Pont family-- Archives-- Catalogs, Du Pont family-- Archives-- Catalogs, Joseph Downs Collection...
Topics: Jewelry--Catalogs, Clocks and watches--Catalogs, Silverware--Catalogs, Goldwork--Catalogs,...
Topics: Prints--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Prints.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,683
favorite 33
comment 0
Topics: Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Clothing and dress.
Winterthur Museum Library
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eye 3,676
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Artists’ materials--Catalogs, Painting--Technique, Fountain pens--Catalogs, Pyrography--Equipment...
Winterthur Museum Library
by H. O'Neill & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
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eye 3,630
favorite 42
comment 0
Topics: Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Clothing and dress.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 3,624
favorite 18
comment 0
Topics: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans--Catalogs, Prefabricated houses--Catalogs, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Gunn Furniture Co. (Grand Rapids, Mich.)
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eye 3,463
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Bookcases--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Library fittings and supplies--Catalogs, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,454
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Tiles--Catalogs.
Topics: Projectors--Catalogs, Lantern projection--Catalogs
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,269
favorite 11
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Topics: Silver-plated ware--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Silver-plated ware
Winterthur Museum Library
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eye 3,189
favorite 10
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"July 1910"
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Soule Photograph Company.
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eye 3,154
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Photographs--Catalogs, Prints--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Paine Furniture Company (Boston, Mass.)
texts
eye 3,131
favorite 11
comment 0
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Belcher Mosaic Glass Co. (New York, N.Y.)
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eye 3,121
favorite 28
comment 0
Topics: Mosaics, Glass painting and staining, Glass, Colored--Catalogs
Winterthur Museum Library
by Charles Stokes & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
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eye 3,064
favorite 23
comment 0
Topics: Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Clothing and dress.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,056
favorite 5
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Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Chairs--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furntiure, Trade catalogs--Chairs
Winterthur Museum Library
by W.A. Wilde Company (Boston, Mass.)
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eye 3,054
favorite 5
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Topics: Bible--Illustrations--Reproduction--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bible--Illustrations--Reproduction.
Topics: Artists' materials--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Artists' materials.
Winterthur Museum Library
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eye 3,014
favorite 5
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Possibly Booklet no. 100.
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by C.J. Lundstrom Manufacturing Co. (Little Falls, N.Y.)
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eye 3,001
favorite 4
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Topics: Bookcases--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bookcases, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Topics: Papier-mâché--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
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eye 2,892
favorite 16
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Crocker Chair Company (New York, N.Y.)
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eye 2,846
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Chairs--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Chairs
Source: folio
Winterthur Museum Library
by Au Bon Marché (Paris, France)
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eye 2,763
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--France--Paris--Catalogs, Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Debenham & Freebody (London, England)
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eye 2,704
favorite 42
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Topics: Costume--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Hats--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 2,685
favorite 25
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Topics: Art glass--Catalogs, Glass painting and staining--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Art glass, Trade...
Topics: Artisits' materials--Catalogs, Painting--Technique, Trade catalogs--Artisits' materials.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sweetser, Pembrook & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
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eye 2,549
favorite 11
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Topic: Dry-goods--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by A.A. Vantine and Company (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 2,549
favorite 17
comment 0
Topics: Art objects, Asian--Catalogs, Perfumes--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by O.L. Schwencke (New York, N.Y.)
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eye 2,527
favorite 25
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Topics: Cigar bands and labels--Catalogs, Lithography--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Cigar bands and labels,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by W. & H. Walker Co. (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
texts
eye 2,500
favorite 15
comment 0
Topics: Dry-goods--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Dry-goods, rade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by George H. Derby & Co. (Boston, Mass.)
texts
eye 2,464
favorite 3
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Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Rolltop desks--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture, Trade catalogs--Rolltop...
Source: folio
Winterthur Museum Library
by Robert Wood & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
texts
eye 2,446
favorite 18
comment 0
Topics: Architectural ironwork--Catalogs, Decoration and ornament--Catalogs,...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 2,405
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Photographs--Catalogs, Prints--Catalogs.
Topics: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans--Catalogs, Animal housing--Designs and plans--Catalogs,...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 2,358
favorite 9
comment 0
"October 1912"
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Chicago House Wrecking Company.
texts
eye 2,345
favorite 21
comment 0
No. 63
Topics: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Architecture,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Perry, Dame & Co.
texts
eye 2,331
favorite 34
comment 0
Topic: Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Topics: Tables--Catalogs, Chairs--Catalogs, Metal furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Tables, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Life Publishing Co. (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 2,301
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Prints--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Prints.
Topic: Dry-goods--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Schomacker & Co. (Philadelphia, PA)
texts
eye 2,269
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Piano--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Piano
Winterthur Museum Library
by A.H. Abbott & Co. (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 2,233
favorite 2
comment 0
Topic: Artists' materials Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by E.G. Selchow & Co.
texts
eye 2,175
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: Toys--Catalogs, Games--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by L. Reusche & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
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eye 2,107
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Pottery--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Pottery
Winterthur Museum Library
by Spencer, Turner and Boldero, Ltd. (London, England)
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eye 2,097
favorite 10
comment 0
Topics: Interior decoration--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 2,088
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Piano--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by J.C. Buttre (Firm)
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eye 2,066
favorite 2
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Topics: Engraving--Catalogs, Prints--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Engraving, Trade catalogs--Prints.
Winterthur Museum Library
by John Wanamaker (Firm)
texts
eye 2,022
favorite 12
comment 1
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Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by B. Shackman & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
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eye 2,014
favorite 11
comment 0
Topic: Novelties--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Jordan, Marsh and Company
texts
eye 2,014
favorite 18
comment 0
Topics: Mail-order business--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs, House furnishings--Catalogs.
Topic: Artists' materials--Catalogs.