Richter Stone Blocks, Block House, Inc., 43 East 19th Street, New York, New York


Toy building block sets are described, made by the firm of F. Ad. Richter & Cie., Rudolfstadt, Thuringia, Germany. They are sold and distributed by Block House, Inc. There is a separate supplement of colored drawings of the block structures in various settings. There is a note on both items that states they were removed from the Bowen House Interpretive File.


Descriptive Terms

business (commercial function)
toys (recreational artifacts)
building blocks
blocks (toys)
trade catalogs

Physical Description

1 trade catalog, 16 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 9 1/4 x 6 inches

Collection Code


Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code


Image Dimensions

9 1/4 x 6 (HxW)(inches)


Thuringia (Germany)
New York City (New York state)

Record Details


Block House, Inc. (Publisher)
F. Ad. Richter & Co. (Manufacturer)

Material Type

trade catalogs

Descriptive Terms

F. Ad. Richter & Cie.
Block House, Inc

Description Level


Location Note

Product catalogues: Clothing, jewelry, and gifts: Gifts and toys