Size: Full page, double sided
Type: Antique Advertisement 1880s
Manufacturer: Carpentry and Building 1885
1885 Antique Advertisement Roofing and Ventilation
Publisher info: Carpentry and Building magazine, May 1885 - page vii and vii
AUTHENTIC ORIGINAL ADs on side 1:
S J Pardessus, NY (exhaust ventilating sky lights);
David Pettit & Co, Philadelphia, PA (ornamental iron works);
Bakewell & Mullins, Salem OH and others (ventilating bracket and cap);
C F Hollingshead/Cooper's Point Iron Works, Camden NJ (wrought iron railings);
Owen & Chase, Phila, PA (wrought iron railing);
The Sparham Cement Roof Co, Cleveland OH (cement roof);
T C Snyder & Co, Canton, OH (iron roofing);
Cambridge Roofing Co, Cambridge OH (Crowl's Pat. Standing Seam Iron Roofing);
M Halliday, NY (snow guards);
Morehouse, Wells & Co, Decatur, IL (iron picket fence);
John W Harmon, Boston, MA (double clasp blind slat holder).
AUTHENTIC ORIGINAL ADs on side 2:
M Ehret, Jr & Co, Chicago, Phila, St Louis (Prepared roofing);
The Bodine Roofing Co, Mansfield, OH (roofing);
Penn Roofing Co, Phila, PA (roofing);
Duncan Iron Railing Works, Norwalk, Ct;
C W Walls, Worcester MA (wrought iron railings);
A Northrop & Co, Pittsburgh, PA (roofing, sheet iron);
Cincinnati Corrugating Co., Cincinnati, OH (iron roofing, siding, ceililng, arches and lath).
Featured ad size: 7" x 11 1/8" (full page
Page size: 9" x 13"
Condition: Ads are Very good. Edges have margin tears and folding, most of which will fit well under matting.
Margin: Minimum 1/2" on all sides.
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