Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 7 of 7

Agricultural equipment catalogs collection

Identifier: MSS 495 large
Scope and Contents The Agricultural Equipment Catalogs collection consists of approximately 3,500 agricultural machinery sales catalogs, promotional brochures, price lists, owner’s manuals, and illustrated parts lists dating from the late 19th century through the 1940s. The major emphasis lies in tractors and threshers, but the entire range of farm equipment can be found in these catalogs, representing some 150 different manufacturers and suppliers—primarily Midwestern firms, with a limited representation of...
Dates: 1902-2014; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1950

Comic book publishers and distributors collection of promotional material

Identifier: MSS 613 large
Scope and Contents

The Comics Publication Announcements collection contains press releases, catalogs, and other materials from mainly U. S. comic book publishers and distributors. The three main sources are from Krause Publications (publisher of the Comics Buyer's Guide and the Comics Retailer), Eclipse Comics, and materials sent directly to the library from other publishers.

Dates: 1970 - 2000

Francis Facciolo toy store catalog and price list collection

Identifier: MSS 496 large
Scope and Contents

The Francis Facciolo toy store catalog and price list collection consists of catalogs and price lists from suppliers and vendors from across the world, primarily specializing in military toys and race cars.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1988 - 2000; 1929 - 2000

Pure-bred Short Horns cattle collection

Identifier: MSS 82 large
Scope and Contents

The Pure-bred Short Horns cattle collection is comprised of auction catalogs dating from between 1873-1888.

Dates: 1873-1888

Sotheby's catalog collection

Identifier: MSS 669
Scope and Contents

The Sotheby's catalogs collection consists of a non-comprehensive run of catalogs. Valued for the rich images and descriptions of rare materials at auction, the catalogs have been a valuable resource for building MSU Special Collections.

Dates: 1928 - 2000

Victor Sorell papers

Identifier: MSS 702

Contained in this collection are materials related to Victor Sorell's writing, editing, and curating activities related to Chicano art in the Midwestern United States. Covers the interwoven topics of public art and society, as well as mural art.

Dates: 1971 - 1995

Filtered By

  • Subject: Catalogs X
  • Repository: Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Trade catalogs 3
Agricultural machinery -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Agricultural machinery -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Auction catalogs 1
Cattle trade -- North America -- Sources. 1
∨ more  
English 6
French 1
German 1
Italian 1
Japanese 1