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Burrowes' wire screens for windows and doors, made by The E.T Burrowes Co., Portland, Maine

EP001.12.013.008.011 (RS278125)

Description

The catalog describes the type of screens manufactured for windows and doors. The factory work rooms and departments are shown in illustrations. Text on the front cover reads "The largest screen factories in the world." The testimonials have photographs of mansions around the country. Residences in New England include the home of P.T. Barnum in Bridgeport, Connecticut and George M. Connaroe in York Cliffs, Maine,

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1898
Physical Description
1 trade catalog, 30 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 10 x 6 1/4 inches
Dimensions
10x 6 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchase 2014.
GUSN
320890
Reference Code
EP001.12.013.008.011

Record details

Originator
E.T. Burrowes Company (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
doors
window screens
windows
Material Type
trade catalogs
Places
Portland (Cumberland county, Maine)

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