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Reed & Barton Advertisements 1875-1900

Trying to find information on certain patterns, I ended up with a collection of interesting Reed & Barton ads from a variety of publications.  The periodicals themselves were very interesting as well…like the 1882 Phrenological Journal … you know what phrenology … Continue reading

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Meriden Britannia’s Late 19th Century Advertising Campaign

During research it seems I was always coming across Meriden Britannia ads in many different publications from the late 1800s.   Following is a few of those ads and information on the publications from which they came. 1. No. 1  Assyrian coffee spoon, one … Continue reading

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Mother’s Story

As I might have mentioned in other posts, I love to research the history of items that I list at my Etsy shop.  Usually that research results in a definite identification of the subject of the search.  In other cases, … Continue reading

Posted in Akron Cereal Company, Akron Milling Company, Akron Ohio History, American Cereal Company, Great Western Cereal Company, John F Seiberling, Mothers, Mothers Oats, Quaker Oats, Seiberling Milling, sickle, silver plate, Uncategorized, Warwick pattern, wheat, Wm. A. Rogers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments