Architectural & ornamental leadwork, Hoyt Hardlead, Hoyt Hardlead Products Department, National Lead Company, 111 Broadway, New York, New York

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

undated

Location Note

Product catalogues: Architecture and architectural elements: Architectural ornaments and decorations

GUSN

GUSN-269161

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Description

The brochure has a foreword discussing Hoyt Hardlead. It "can be stamped, formed or cast in any shape desired." It can also be substituted anywhere that regular sheet metal would be used. On the inside back cover is a list of Hoyt Hardlead installations on bulidings. The list includes the John Hays Hammond Estate in Gloucester, Mass, and also lists several Boston architecture firms. The brochure also shows a few photographs of representative ornamentation on buildings.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lead (metal)
spandrels (wall components)
gutters (building drainage components)
spires
statues
roofs
flashing (building components)
finials
leader heads
advertising
business (commercial function)
architectural elements
leadwork
brochures

Physical Description

1 brochure : illustrations ; 11 x 8 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Date of Acquisition

2000

Reference Code

EP001.12.002.001.006

Acquisition Type

Library & Archives Purchase

Image Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.

Places

New York City (New York state)

Record Details

Originator

National Lead Company (Publisher)

Material Type

brochures

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Product catalogues: Architecture and architectural elements: Architectural ornaments and decorations