Trade catalogs from Wilson & Co., Inc.

Date
1900s
Company Name
Wilson & Co., Inc.
Related companies
Ashland Mfg. Co. [Source: Wilson Sporting Goods Co. ;www.wilson.com/wilson/staff/history.jsp] ; Thomas E. Wilson & Co. ; Wilson Co., Inc. ; Wilson Laboratories ; Wilson Athletic Goods Mfg. Co., Inc. ; Wilson Sporting Goods Co. ; Wilson-Western Sporting Goods Co. ; Amer Sports Corp. [Source: www.wilson.com] ; Wilson-Martin
Place
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Notes content
One record in Oversize : "To Strengthen The Sinews That Keep Men Free" , a World War II wartime publication on the importance of sports and physical fitness to war preparedness . "Mucin" therapy for peptic ulcers and related gastric conditions ; gastric mucin granules ; gastric mucin powder ; "Welcome to Wilson" on Wilson meatpacking , Wilson Sporting Goods , and Wilson Laboratories , each using animal derived products ; "Wilson" sports equipment ; baseballs ; gloves ; men's and women's uniforms ; swimsuits ; first aid supplies ; stop watches ; whistles ; track and field equipment ; basketballs ; volleyballs ; striking bags ; boxing gloves ; "fungo" bats ; "The Gateway to Golf" , including golf rules ; golf equipment ; softball equipment ; tennis equipment ; soccer balls ; "Biff" tabletop tetherball game ; "Tennis For the Beginner: With Official Rules of Tennis" by Maurice E. McLoughlin ; ice skates ; toboggans ; skis and ski poles ; "Louisville Slugger" bats ; other athletic equipment . This comprises the uncataloged portion . history: http://www.fundinguniverse.com/company-histories/Wilson-Sporting-Goods-Company-Company-History.html ; see also: American Boy Athletic Outfits #052187: this catalog appears to be sets of Wilson products ; Wilson Laboratories Price lists
Includes
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description
42 pieces; 4 boxes
Record ID
SILNMAHTL_28634
Topic (Romaine term)
Butchers’ supplies (including meat processing industry)
Chemicals and chemical products
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)
Drugs; pharmaceuticals and patent medicines
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment
Leather products; tanning and equestrian supplies
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies
Sporting goods
Military equipment and supplies (including uniforms)
Biotechnology and biochemical equipment and supplies
Recreation
Plastics and rubber
Topic
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."
Amusements
Armed Forces -- Equipment
Beverage industry
Biochemical engineering
Biotechnology
Butchers
Chemicals
Clocks and watches
Clothing and dress
Distilleries
Dress accessories
Drugs
Food industry and trade
Hats
Hobbies
Leather industry and trade
Meat industry and trade
Medical instruments and apparatus industry
Military supplies
Military uniforms
Patent medicines
Pharmacy
Plastics industry and trade
Recreation industry
Rubber industry and trade
Location
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source
Smithsonian Libraries