Sunday, September 16, 2012

Fishing Tackle Billheads & Letterheads

A very popular subject that sells well on ebay.
1828 billhead top London - Taylor fishing tackle maker

1831 billhead top London - AR Jacobs 

1868 billhead C. Bradburn & Co. Cleveland OH 

1874 billhead Moore & Son Ellenville NY

1875 billhead Barton & Co. New York NY

1881 billhead Bradford & Anthony Boston MA

1881 billhead Gilbert Bailey Portland ME

1881 letterhead George A. Graves Springfield MA

1885 billhead Andrew Hendryx New Haven CT


1895 billhead Tracey, Wells & Co. Columbus OH

1899 billhead Sidney R. Baxter & Co. Boston MA

1899 billhead JW Tuttle & Co. Plattsburgh NY

1899 letterhead Miller, Sloss & Scott San Francisco CA

1903 billhead JC Schmidt & Son Memphis TN

1903 letterhead Marshall Wells Hardware Co. Duluth MN

1904 billhead Dame, Stoddard & Co.  Boston MA

1904 billhead Abbey & Imbrie New York NY

1905 billhead Wm Frank Hardware Co. Milwaukee WI

1908 billhead Van Camp Hardware & Iron Co. Indianapolis IN

1908 billhead Bullard & Gormley Co. Chicago IL

1920 billhead HA Whittemore & Co. Boston MA


Saturday, September 8, 2012

Newest editions to my collection


1821 billhead Thomas Greene ironmonger, brazier and tinman dealer in nails, cutlery, lechs, files, edge tools of Stourbridge UK. Great graphics.




1932 billhead Jones & Kirk linen and woollen drapers of Hull UK. I like the sheep in the background.



Monday, September 3, 2012

Boston Harbor Graphic

1869 Bliss & Perkins gas fixtures


1887 Maurice Goggin pieced tin ware.
1869 Baxter & Vinal masons.