Baltimore Businesses Billhead Lot, 1893-1902 [Lot of 26]: Sales to Wannamaker Manufacturing Company (Drugs) in Orangeburg, South Carolina

Baltimore Businesses Billhead Lot, 1893-1902 [Lot of 26]: Sales to Wannamaker Manufacturing Company (Drugs) in Orangeburg, South Carolina

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A collection of 26 billheads for 15 companies (11 additional orders from them) from Baltimore wholesale companies that record purchases for customer J.G. (Jacob George) Wannamaker of Orangeburg, South Carolina. Good-Very Good Condition. Some or all of the following flaws apply: Fold marks, short edge tears, age toning, and/or adhesive residue on the top edge of the back side. Wannamaker (1852-1919) was a physician and founder of a wholesale drug business in Orangeburg-Wannamaker Manufacturing Company. This lot provides historical insight into that company's business at the turn of the 20th century through purchases from the Baltimore merchants and manufacturers listed below. Billhead dates are from 1893-1901. The merchants, by year, follow. 1893 (4): C.C. BARTGIS & BRO. (Embossers, Engravers, Printers, Lithographers); THE AMERICAN DISTRIBUTING COMPANY, A.L. WEBB & SONS BRANCH (Alcohol, Velvet & Cologne Spirits); GILPIN, LANGDON & COMPANY, SUCCESSORS TO CANBY, GILPIN & COMPANY (Import and Export Druggists & Druggists' Sundrymen) (2). 1899 (4): WM. DAVISON & CO., MANUFACTURING CHEMISTS; INDEPENDENT MANUFACTURING CO. (High Grade Lubricating Oils, Compounds and Greases, Lubricants for every known Mechanical Devices, and Animal, Mineral, Vegetable, and Fish Oils); GILPIN, LANGDON & COMPANY, SUCCESSORS TO CANBY, GILPIN & COMPANY (Import and Export Druggists & Druggists' Sundrymen); NATHAN H. HIRSHBERG & SON (Importers and Manufacturers of Mouldings, Mirrors, Pictures, Frames, and Art Novelties). 1900 (10): MEYER BROTHERS DRUG COMPANY (2) (Importers, Jobbers, and Manufacturing Chemists), Saint Louis; THE JAS. ARMSTRONG SOAP CO. (Laundry Soap Manufacturers), 115 Concord Street, Baltimore, MD; INDEPENDENT MANUFACTURING CO. (2) (High Grade Lubricating Oils, Compounds and Greases, Lubricants for Every Known Mechanical Device, and Animal, Mineral, Vegetable and Fish Oils); PARKE, DAVIS & COMPANY, Baltimore, MD; WM. C. ROBINSON & SON, MANUFACTURERS AND DEALERS IN OILS, 217 South Street, Baltimore, MD; WINKLEMAN & BROWN DRUG CO. (2) (Importers and Wholesale Druggists), 31 Hopkins Place, Baltimore, MD; HIRSHBERG, HOLLANDER & CO. (Painters and Artists' Supplies), 25 Hanover Street, Baltimore, MD. 1901 (6) MEYER BROTHERS DRUG COMPANY (2) (Importers, Jobbers, and Manufacturing Chemists), Saint Louis; WM. C. ROBINSON & SON, MANUFACTURERS AND DEALERS IN OILS, 217 South Street, Baltimore, MD; WILLIAM A. TOTTLE & CO., CROWN BRUSH WORKS (Manufacturers of Brushes for the Trade Only), 122-124 Hanover Street, Baltimore, MD; RAMSEY & EFFINGER (Wholesale Wooden and Willow Ware, Cordage and Glassware), 118 Hanover St., Baltimore, MD; HIRSHBERG, HOLLANDER & CO. (Painters and Artists' Supplies), 106, 108, 110 Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD; THE THOMAS MANUFACTURING COMPANY, SOLE PROPRIETORS OF THOMAS' ENGLISH PREPARED CHALK (Manufacturers of Prepared and Precipitated Chalk), Baltimore, MD. 1902 (2): PARKE, DAVIS & COMPANY, Baltimore, MD (2). Each billhead is stored in a protective sleeve and the collection is shipped in a 3-ring binder.

Title: Baltimore Businesses Billhead Lot, 1893-1902 [Lot of 26]: Sales to Wannamaker Manufacturing Company (Drugs) in Orangeburg, South Carolina

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Categories: Billheads,

Publisher: 1893

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 09925

Keywords: Ephemera, Billheads, Baltimore, Merchants, Companies, Wholesalers, Wannamaker, Drug, Manufacturer, Orangeburg, South Carolina,