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Aladdin Homes built in a day catalog no. 29, North American Construction Company, Bay City, Michigan

EP001.12.002.005.085 (RS233256)

Description

The catalog has photographs, illustrations and floor plans for the prefabricated houses. An order form is attached in the back of the catalog. Text on the front cover reads "Highest Award World's Fair, Aladdin Homes, C. Merrill." A letter to the customer and a price list is pasted inside the front cover. The business won a medal at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1917
Physical Description
1 trade catalog, 120 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
294080
Reference Code
EP001.12.002.005.085

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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