Sears, Roebuck and Company Mail-Order Catalog, "Consumers Guide, 1901," Catalogue No. 111

Summary

By 1900, Sears, Roebuck and Company was one of the greatest merchandisers in the world. Flipping through the catalogs of this mail order giant brought a visual feast of tens of thousands of products. For farm families especially, mail order catalogs opened a world of new material possibilities, offering many goods similar to those found in America's burgeoning cities.

By 1900, Sears, Roebuck and Company was one of the greatest merchandisers in the world. Flipping through the catalogs of this mail order giant brought a visual feast of tens of thousands of products. For farm families especially, mail order catalogs opened a world of new material possibilities, offering many goods similar to those found in America's burgeoning cities.

Artifact

Trade catalog

Date Made

1901

Subject Date

1901

Collection Title

Trade Catalog Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

57.118.260

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Printing (Process)

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)
Multicolored

Dimensions

Height: 11 in

Width: 8.5 in

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