Skip to content

Search Collections

Boston Optical Works, Charles Stodder, importer and agent for W. Wales and Jos. Zentmayer's microscopes, sole agent for the sale of microscopes and telescopes made by R.B. Tolles, 11th edition, Rialto, Room 12, 131 Devonshire, corner of Milk Street, Boston, Mass.

EP001.12.016.052 (RS244979)

Description

The catalog has descriptions, testimonials and a price list. The business won an award at the 1869 exhibition of the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association. There is a separate leaflet for "The new Liver Microscope, manufactured and sold by George S. Wood, late Abraham & Co., optician, Liverpool."

You can find this within:

  • Ephemera collection
  • Product catalogues
  • Miscellaneous
  • Boston Optical Works, Charles Stodder, importer and agent for W. Wales and Jos. Zentmayer's microscopes, sole agent for the sale of microscopes and telescopes made by R.B. Tolles, 11th edition, Rialto, Room 12, 131 Devonshire, corner of Milk Street, Boston, Mass. (current record)

Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1873
Physical Description
1 trade catalog, 22 pages : illustrations ; 9 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches
Dimensions
9 1/2x 5 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Wiscasset Public Library, 1989.
GUSN
314662
Reference Code
EP001.12.016.052

Record details

Originator
Alfred Mudge and Son (Printer)
Boston Optical Works (Publisher)
Stodder, Charles (Publisher)
Other People
Tolles, Robert B.
Other Organizations
Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
microscopes
optical instruments
telescopes
Material Type
price lists
trade catalogs
Subjects
Devonshire Street (Boston, Mass.)
Milk Street (Boston, Mass.)
School Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Miscellaneous

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments