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Sampson's Newspaper and Magazine Subscription Agency catalogue for 1892, Henry H. Sampson, proprietor, P.O. Box 3089, Boston, Mass.

EP001.12.005.001.017 (RS262292)

Description

The catalog for 1892 was sent out on September 15, 1891 as noted on an enclosed leaflet. Magazines and newspapers are listed alphabetically with a separate section for foreign publications. Sampson notes that "Harper's Young People" is offering 4,000 prizes to young subscribers in various categories such as pen drawing and amateur photography. Separate leaflets for "The Atlantic Monthly" and "The Youth's Companion" describe special offers and features if subscriptions are sent in by a certain date. An order form is included for customers.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1891-09-15
Date of Acquisition
1989
Physical Description
1 trade catalog, 16 pages ; 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches
Dimensions
6 3/4x 4 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Wiscasset Public Library.
GUSN
266434
Reference Code
EP001.12.005.001.017

Record details

Originator
Sampson's Newspaper and Magazine Subscription Agency (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
Henry H. Sampson
advertising
business (commercial function)
magazines (periodicals)
newspapers
subscription
Material Type
trade catalogs
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Books and printing: Printing and printed matter

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