Trade catalogs from Nonotuck Silk Co.

Trade catalogs from Nonotuck Silk Co.

Date
1800s
Company Name
Nonotuck Silk Co.
Place
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Notes content
Florence knitting silk ; "How to Use Florence Knitting Silk" ; Corticelli Wash silk ; silk for embroidery and etching ; Roman floss ; filo silk ; rope silk ; persian floss.; see also: "American Silk, 1830-1930," by Marjorie Senechal, et al.(Texas Tech Univ. Press, 2007) for a history of the company.
Includes
Trade catalog, manual and samples
Types of samples
Silk
Includes
Black and white images
Physical description
9 pieces; 1 box
Record ID
SILNMAHTL_32435
Topic (Romaine term)
Artists; drafting; crafts materials and supplies
Textiles and textile machinery
Topic
Artists' materials
Handicraft
Mechanical drawing
Textile fabrics
Textile machinery industry
Location
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source
Smithsonian Libraries