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American advertising ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: 6067
Abstract A collection of advertising fliers, brochures, booklets and catalogs for household appliances and products, all aimed specifically at women, dating from the 1860s to the 1930s. The collection includes trade catalogs for heating sources, stoves, porcelain sinks, vacuums, "wear-ever" cookware, carpet sweepers, irons, wringers, and "ready to eat" food products; fliers for labor-saving laundry soap, and a dryer that dries without a wringer; a commercial laundry price list; and brochures.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

John Henry Nash brochures, folders, and fine books

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 0387
Abstract This small collection consists of announcements, brochures, pamphlets, greeting cards, poems, sketches, fine books, folders, and engravings by various hands designed and printed by San Francisco fine printer John Henry Nash. Nash was a well-known designer, typesetter and printer working in San Francisco in the first decades of the 20th century. He opened his own shop in 1915 after working for and in partnership with some of the better known printers and publishers in San Francisco; the...
Dates: 1915 - 1939

Travel and tourism ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: 7105
Overview The Travel and tourism ephemera collection consists of materials both informational and commemorative in nature, dating from the years 1896 to 2013. The contents of the collection are varied in both format and geographic location. The majority of the material focuses on points of interest in California, with a significant number of items dealing with Los Angeles and the surrounding areas including information about tourist sites and souvenir booklets and items such as postcards. Additionally,...
Dates: 1896 - 2013

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Fliers (printed matter) 2
Advertising -- Electric household appliances -- Archival resources 1
Advertising -- Soap -- Archival resources 1
Advertising -- United States -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Advertising -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
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Beaches -- California 1
California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Canada -- Description and Travel 1
England -- Description and Travel 1
Fine books -- Archival resources 1
Folders (printed matter) 1
Long Beach (Calif.) -- Postcards 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Outdoor Recreation -- California -- Yosemite National Park 1
Photographic postcards 1
Picture postcards 1
Postcards -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Los Angeles County -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Orange County -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Pasadena -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Riverside County -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Printed ephemera 1
Printing -- California -- San Francisco -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Printing -- Specimens 1
Prints 1
Private presses -- California -- San Francisco -- Archival resources 1
San Diego County (Calif.) -- Postcards 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 1
Souvenir programs 1
Tourism 1
Tourist maps 1
Travel 1
United States -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 1
Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Postcards 1
Women in advertising -- United States -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Women in advertising -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
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Nash, John Henry, 1871-1947 1