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Empire Mower, Reaper and Twine Binder Catalog | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society

Book or Pamphlet

Empire Mower, Reaper and Twine Binder Catalog

Empire Mower, Reaper and Twine Binder Catalog | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society
Cover of an advertising catalog for J.F. Seiberling, manufacturer of agricultural equipment, featuring an engraving of boys marching under a benner of "Victory," with a washtub for a drum and pitchforks and branches for weapons. Behind them a woman rides a reaper and holds a banner that reads: "Empire." In the center is an illustration of a little girl holding a doll while a little boy in oversized hat and coat examines her hand under the caption "the doctor." At the bottom is a landscape of wheat sheaves in a field surrounded by trees. The catalog is imprinted with the dealer or agent name "Staver & Walker" of Portland, Oregon.
DESCRIPTION
Cover of an advertising catalog for J.F. Seiberling, manufacturer of agricultural equipment, featuring an engraving of boys marching under a benner of "Victory," with a washtub for a drum and pitchforks and branches for weapons. Behind them a woman rides a reaper and holds a banner that reads: "Empire." In the center is an illustration of a little girl holding a doll while a little boy in oversized hat and coat examines her hand under the caption "the doctor." At the bottom is a landscape of wheat sheaves in a field surrounded by trees. The catalog is imprinted with the dealer or agent name "Staver & Walker" of Portland, Oregon.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:11847
Creation Date: 1884
Creator Name:J.F. Seiberling Company
City:Akron
County:
State:Ohio
Collection Name:Competitors' advertising literature, 1832-1950
Genre:Book or Pamphlet
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 10Z, Box 37, folder 11
Original Dimensions:6.5 x 9.5 inches
SUBJECTS
Agricultural machinery
Corn
Fields (Agriculture)
Harvesting
Engraving
Graphic arts
Musical instruments
Flowers
Trees
Clothing and dress
Dresses
Hats
Advertising
Agricultural machinery industry
Children
Women
Youth
Dolls
Parades
Banners

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