Trade Catalogues and the American Home
What is it? Trade Catalogues and the American Home lets users explore domesticity, daily life, consumerism and technology in America between 1850-1950. This collection presents a wealth of highly visual trade catalogues, cards and marketing ephemera, tracing the rise of the Ã¢€˜American dreamÃ¢€™ and evolution of commerce throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The content is sourced from three of the pre-eminent collections of trade literature in America: the Lawrence B Romaine collection at UC Santa Barbara, the Hagley Museum and Library and the Winterthur Library.
Why use it? Explore domestic consumerism, life and leisure in America between 1850-1950
Coverage: 1850 - 1950
Access: Available on networked computers on the MSU campus in Bozeman and via the proxy server. Unlimited number of simultaneous users.
Vendor: Adam Matthew Digital
Subjects: Business, Economics, History
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Last updated: 2020-01-12 20:44:34