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House of brick for ten thousand dollars, 2nd ed., published for The Building Brick Association of America by Rogers and Manson Company, Boston, Mass.

Date

1910

GUSN

GUSN-354373

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Description

Text on the title page reads "A plea for the greater use of brick in our domestic architecture; for a material which combines beauty, durability, and economy; a material which seems to bespeak the house enduring-the home beautiful." Label is affixed to the title page which reads "Compliments of Martin Brick Company and Kittanning Brick & Fire Clay Co., promoters and designers of artistic brickwork, largest manufacturers of high grade facing building brick, Empire Building, Pittsburgh, PA."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
building materials
brick (clay product)
houses
trade catalogs

Physical Description

1 trade catalog, 64 pages : illustrations

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.12.006.006.024

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Pittsburgh (Allegheny county, Pennsylvania)

Record Details

Originator

Building Brick Association of America (Author)
Rogers & Manson (Firm) (Publisher)

Material Type

trade catalogs

Description Level

Item

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