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Cushman presents the finest in colonial furniture, H.T. Cushman Mfg. Co., North Bennington, Vermont

EP001.12.009.002.019 (RS242569)

Description

The business manufactures "Cushman Colonial Creations." The item outlines the month by month promotion of Cushman bedroom, living room and dining room suites. A question and answer section is provided for salesmen. Photographs and captions describe the factory operation. The back cover pocket has cut and mat sheets for local newspaper advertising and an order blank for advertising material. There is a separate brochure for the Statton Furniture Manufacturing Company in Hagerstown, Maryland. A small separate brochure describes the "Captain John Norton Bedroom Group" which was on display at the Radio City House of 1939, Rockefeller Center, New York City. The front cover of the item has an illustration for the "Battle of Bennington, August 16, 1777." The back cover has a "Map of Historic Bennington and Vicinity."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1939
Acquisition Type
Library & Archives Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2007
Physical Description
1 trade catalog : illustrations ; 12 x 9 1/2 inches
Dimensions
12x 9 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
267069
Reference Code
EP001.12.009.002.019

Record details

Originator
H.T. Cushman Manufacturing Co. (North Bennington, Vt.) (Publisher)
Other People
Norton, John, 1758-1828
Other Organizations
New York World’s Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)
Descriptive Terms
H. T. Cushman Manufacturing Company
advertising
advertising campaigns
business (commercial function)
furniture
Material Type
trade catalogs
Places
North Bennington (Bennington county, Vermont)
Hagerstown (Washington county, Maryland)
New York City (New York state)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Furniture and furnishings: Furniture (2 of 3)

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