Woven floor covering, retail sales manual, published by Mohawk Carpet Mills, Amsterdam, New York

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1946

Location Note

Product catalogues: Furniture and furnishings: Carpets and rugs

GUSN

GUSN-314810

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Description

The manufacturing process for different types of carpets is described in the manual. Motifs in carpet design and furniture periods are explained through text and a chronology. There is a section on how to handle complaints for sales personnel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
furnishings (artifacts)
floor coverings
carpets
furniture
interior decoration
sales personnel
selling
manuals (instructional materials)

Physical Description

1 manual, 169 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 9 1/4 x 6 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.12.009.001.021

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas H. and Mary Frances Townsend, July 2000.

Places

Amsterdam (Montgomery county, New York state)

Record Details

Originator

Mohawk Carpet Mills (Publisher)

Material Type

manuals (instructional materials)

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Product catalogues: Furniture and furnishings: Carpets and rugs