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Aladdin homes, sold by the golden rule, catalog no. 33, 2nd ed., The Aladdin Company, Bay City, Michigan

EP001.12.002.005.086 (RS233253)

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 "Aladdin Homes presented to E. Chamberlain." The business won a medal at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition. A separate price list and brochure describing model homes is included. A letterhead and postcard from S.H. & A.R. Doten, lumber, Portland, Maine is inside the catalog. An unidentified hand drawn floor plan and measurements for a house is inside the catalog.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1922
Physical Description
1 trade catalog, 128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 8 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches
Dimensions
8 1/4x 5 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of E.G. Shettleworth, Jr., 2012.
GUSN
294082
Reference Code
EP001.12.002.005.086

Record details

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)
Portland (Cumberland county, Maine)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Architecture and architectural elements: General: Aladdin Homes

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