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R. Hornsby & Sons Catalog | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society

Book or Pamphlet

R. Hornsby & Sons Catalog

R. Hornsby & Sons Catalog | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society
Cover of an advertising brochure for R. Hornsby & Sons, Ltd., manufacturers of agricultural implements. The cover features a color chromolithograph illustration of a farmer in a field with a horse-drawn grain binder. Below the farmer is a display of coins or medals from Melbourne 1881, Paris 1878, London 1851, Turin 1876, etc. Hornsby & Sons products were manufactured at the Spittlegate Iron Works, Grantham, England.
DESCRIPTION
Cover of an advertising brochure for R. Hornsby & Sons, Ltd., manufacturers of agricultural implements. The cover features a color chromolithograph illustration of a farmer in a field with a horse-drawn grain binder. Below the farmer is a display of coins or medals from Melbourne 1881, Paris 1878, London 1851, Turin 1876, etc. Hornsby & Sons products were manufactured at the Spittlegate Iron Works, Grantham, England.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:11699
Creation Date: December 1884
Creator Name:R. Hornsby & Sons, Ltd.
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Collection Name:Competitors' advertising literature, 1832-1950
Genre:Book or Pamphlet
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 10Z, Box 22, folder 11
Original Dimensions:7 x 9.75 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The back cover of the catalog features an illustration of the Spittlegate Iron Works.
SUBJECTS
Agricultural machinery
Fields (Agriculture)
Harvesting
Wheat
Horses
Hats
Work clothes
Advertising
Awards
Farm buildings
Farms
Medals
Agricultural machinery industry
Men
Farmers

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