Trade catalogs from Kenneth Lynch & Sons

Date
1900s
Company Name
Kenneth Lynch & Sons
Related companies
Kenneth Lynch ; Kenneth Lynch & Sons, Inc. ; A. M. Byers Co. ; F. H. McGraw & Co. ; Kenneth Lynch & Son, Inc. ; Kenneth Lynch Inc. (NY)
Place
Wilton, Connecticut, United States
Notes content
"The Book of Garden Ornament: 2076" ; figures ; weathervanes ; clocks ; urns ; stone balusters ; shingles and siding ; stone , "Canterbury Bronze" or "Eternity Lead" statuary ; benches ; "Devotional Pieces" , religious themed sculpture ; "Japanese Stone Lanterns" ; other Asian-inspired sculpture ; animal sculptures ; tablets and plaques ; finials ; planters ; bird baths ; topiary forms ; "rain trees" ; pool systems for fountains ; pedestals ; sundials ; stanchions ; "snow guards ; "bollards" ; steel curbing ; door knockers and shoe scrapers ; treillage ; trellises ; andirons ; other fireplace equipment ; "Outdoor Cooking" supplies ; charcoal grill and accessories ; art gallery and museum equipment ; reflectors ; picture rods ; picture wire and picture chain ; show cases ; other art gallery and museum supplies ; other decorative lawn and garden pieces ; "A Steeple and A Weathervane" , detailing the reconstruction of the steeple and weathervane of the "Old North Church" or "Christ Church" damaged by Hurricane Carol in 1954 [a successor to the church steeple that Robert Newman hung lanterns in to give Paul Revere the signal regarding the British invasion] in Boston, MA , in cooperation with the A. M. Byers Co. and F. H. McGraw & Co. ; "Manship" or "Outdoor Sculpture by Paul Manship" [the sculptor of the "Prometheus" figure in Rockefeller Center] ; "Ornaments and Symbols of Eternity Lead for Stained Glass, Lighting Fixtures and Other Ornamental Purposes" . 3 pieces in Oversize : Stone , lead , bronze , and other metal garden ornaments ; wrought iron and ironwork ; garden furniture and accessories ; bronze tablets ; decorations ; "Handbook of Church Lighting" with layouts and fixtures ; smithing tools ; anvils ; coppersmithing tools ; silversmithing tools ; Two Guernsey's auction catalogs from 1985 included: "Smithing tools and items related to the art of smithing;" "Architectural, Ornamental and Decorative Objects;"
Includes
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description
17 pieces; 4 boxes
Record ID
SILNMAHTL_28230
Topic (Romaine term)
Architectural designs and building materials
Brass; bronze and specialty metals
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)
Furniture and furnishings
Garden and lawn equipment and supplies
Hardware and hand tools
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)
Metalwork products (architectural and ornamental)
Religious paraphernalia
Weathervanes and lightning rods
Topic
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"
Architectural design
Architectural metal-work
Art metal-work
Beverage industry
Brass
Bronze
Building materials
Candles
Ceramics
Clocks and watches
Distilleries
Food industry and trade
Furniture industry and trade
Garden ornaments and furniture
Garden tools
Glass
Hardware
House furnishings
Interior decoration
Iron industry and trade
Lamps
Lighting
Lightning conductors
Lightning rods
Metal-work
Location
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source
Smithsonian Libraries