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Aladdin Homes built in a day catalog no. 28, North American Construction Company, Bay City, Michigan

EP001.12.002.005.084 (RS233222)

Description

The catalog has photographs, illustrations and floor plans for the prefabricated houses. Text on the front cover reads "Aladdin Homes, E.A. Morgan, Highest Award World's Fair." A letter to the customer is pasted inside the front cover. A color chart describes the paint and wood dyes available to customers. An order form is attached in the back of the catalog. Two separate post cards, two leaflets for Aladdin models and a 1921 price list are included. The business won a medal at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1916
Physical Description
1 trade catalog, 117 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches
Dimensions
8 3/4x 5 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of E.G. Shettleworth, Jr., 2012.
GUSN
294078
Reference Code
EP001.12.002.005.084

Record details

Originator
North American Construction Co. (Publisher)
Other Organizations
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
dwellings
floor plans
houses
prefabrication
residential structures
world's fairs
Material Type
price lists
trade catalogs
Subjects
Aladdin (Legendary character)
Prefabricated houses
Places
Bay City (Bay county, Michigan)
San Francisco (San Francisco county, California)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Architecture and architectural elements: General: Aladdin Homes

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