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Aladdin homes built in a day catalog no. 30, The Aladdin Company, Bay City, Michigan

EP001.12.002.005.050 (RS233264)

Description

The catalog has photographs, illustrations and floor plans for the prefabricated houses. A price list is pasted inside the front cover. The inside of the back cover has indexes. A smoking lamp is shown on the front cover with the name "H.S. Stearns." A leaflet inside the catalog states the prices are not guaranteed after May 1, 1918. Additional homes are described on the leaflet. The colonial house shown in the image is from page 72. The Aladdin Company was previously the North American Construction Company and was started in 1905.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1918
Physical Description
1 trade catalog, 116 pages : illustrations ; 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches
Dimensions
8 3/4x 5 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
283504
Reference Code
EP001.12.002.005.050

Record details

Originator
Aladdin Company (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
dwellings
floor plans
houses
prefabrication
residential structures
Material Type
price lists
trade catalogs
Subjects
Aladdin (Legendary character)
Prefabricated houses
Places
Bay City (Bay county, Michigan)
Notes
Included in the Pilgrims, Patriots, and Products exhibit.
Location Note
Product catalogues: Architecture and architectural elements: General: Aladdin Homes

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