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Practical hints to builders and those contemplating building, 4th edition, The National Sheet Metal Roofing Co., 510 to 520 East 20th Street, New York, New York

EP001.12.006.012.008 (RS505)

Description

Advice in building houses is provided with a special focus on roof and roof materials. In the roundel of the cover illustration, several workers lay tiles on the roof of a Queen Anne-style house. In the square panel of the illustration, there are three images of the interior of a house: two men plastering a wall; a man painting the trim of a doorway ; and a furnace in the cellar.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1890
Physical Description
1 trade catalog, 100 pages : illustrations ; 7 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches
Dimensions
7 1/4x 5 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
285507
Reference Code
EP001.12.006.012.008

Record details

Originator
National Sheet Metal Roofing Co. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
building materials
business (commercial function)
dwellings
houses
roofs
sheet metal
Material Type
trade catalogs
Subjects
Shingles
Places
New York City (New York state)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Building materials: Roofing and gutters

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