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Small book of designs of parquetry wood floors, & borders, Egyptian grille & fret work, etc., Boughton & Linville, 201 Tremont Street, Boston, Mass.

EP001.12.006.005.005 (RS236183)

Description

The pamphlet has designs of flooring and borders for customers. The business will make windows and door screens to order. The business received five awards at the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago and the highest premium at the 1876 Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia. John W. Boughton is the manufacturer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1895
Physical Description
1 pamphlet, 23 pages : color illustrations ; 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches
Dimensions
6 1/4x 3 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Helena Wright, December 2000.
GUSN
291673
Reference Code
EP001.12.006.005.005

Record details

Originator
Boughton & Linville (Publisher)
J.W. Boughton (Firm) (Manufacturer)
Other Organizations
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)
World’s Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
building materials
business (commercial function)
flooring
frets (patterns)
grilles (barrier elements)
parquetry
Material Type
pamphlets
Subjects
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Building materials: Flooring

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