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Sewing Machines | Historical Trade Literature in Smithsonian Collections
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Standard Company Name: Folsom Sewing Machine Company
Company Name: Folsom Sewing Machine Co.
Title: [Memo to G.C. & J.F. Stevens acknowledging letter of Jan. 21, 1863]
Imprint: 1863
Pages: 1
Notes: Format: Company materials
Descriptive Notes: Memo related to correspondence of Jan. 21, regarding a purchase.
Smithsonian Location: NMAH. Archives Center. Warshaw. Box: 5 ; Folder 8 (about locations)
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Record Number: 4273

Standard Company Name: Folsom Sewing Machine Company
Company Name: Folsom Sewing Machine Co.
Title: [Trade card featuring the Folsom sewing machine] / The best cheap machine in the world it can be operated by hand or other power.
Imprint: [between 1865 and 1872]
Pages: 1
Notes: Format: Trade cards
Descriptive Notes: Trade card with basic information such as price $25 to $35, the best cheap machine in the world can be operated by hand or other power.
Smithsonian Location: NMAH. Archives Center. Warshaw. Box: 5 ; Folder 10 (about locations)
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Record Number: 4282

Standard Company Name: Folsom Sewing Machine Company
Company Name: Globe Sewing Machine
Title: [Trade card featuring the globe sewing machine] / The cheapest good machine in all the world.
Imprint: [between 1865 and 1869]
Pages: 2
Notes: Format: Trade cards
Descriptive Notes: John G. Folsom is the manufacturer and patentee of this Globe sewing machine; card lists principal offices and advertises the need for agents.
Smithsonian Location: NMAH. Archives Center. Warshaw. Box: 5 ; Folder 10 (about locations)
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Record Number: 4296

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