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 A Sanitary Water Pipe - New York Lead Company, Manufacturers and Dealers in Patent Composite Metal Pipe. New York Lead Co.Brooklyn.1870
A Sanitary Water Pipe - New York Lead Company, Manufacturers and Dealers in Patent Composite Metal Pipe. New York Lead Co.Brooklyn.1870
Price: $45.00

Single-fold circular promoting the advantages of composite metal pipes over lead or galvanized iron pipe. Bottom of the first page references a test conducted by a professor of Chemistry and Therapeutics. He examined water that stood for 24hrs in a Composite pipe, a Lead pipe, and a Galvanized iron pipe. He found that the Composite, unlike the other two, showed no signs of galvanic action, and showed no potential health risks. On the next page, a practical and analytic chemist reaffirmed that the Composite pipe was less harmful than the alternatives. Following that is a descriptive narrative of their products as well as pricing. Measures 10" x 8"..
 The Greely Plum, printed in plum colored ink.. ..
The Greely Plum, printed in plum colored ink.. ..
Price: $65.00

A single fold 11" x 8 1/2" circular promoting The Greely Plum, presented by O.K. Gerrish. Large illustration of plums on front page accompanied by Gerrish's promotion.  Followed by an attestation that Gerrish is the agent for the Greely plum, with the remainder of the inside and back pages are testimonials by satisfied customers.. Light wear and letter folds
 Price List of Materials for Wax Flower Making Sold by Schumacher Bros. Schumacher Bros.Portland, ME.
Price List of Materials for Wax Flower Making Sold by Schumacher Bros. Schumacher Bros.Portland, ME.
Price: $85.00

Circular folded into 4 sections, printed on blue paper. Lists the prices for all of the different things needed to make wax flowers, accompanied by pertinent details. Products include sheet wax, wire, gilt leaf moulds, wooden moulding tools, tin flower cutters, looking glass stands, and "extra fine colors" with elegant sounding names, commonly known in this period but alien now, like 'Naples Yellow' and 'Violet Carmine' and more. 5" x 3".  [folded] .
The Non-fouling and Self-canting Reliance Anchor, Joseph T. Williams, Philadelphia. June 1, 1875
The Non-fouling and Self-canting Reliance Anchor, Joseph T. Williams, Philadelphia. June 1, 1875
Price: $150.00

A single-fold illustrated circular containing a narrative describing the product and the (16) Points of the Old Anchor and the Reliance Anchor Contrasted. The back page is directed at the yacht owner now having access to the best anchor. Letter folds..
Improved Noiseless Rowlock for the Adirondack Boat c1875 Boston.
Improved Noiseless Rowlock for the Adirondack Boat c1875 Boston.
Price: $200.00

A 10” x 8” broadside promoting Frederick D. Graves’ Improved Noiseless Rowlock with images of canoers, rowlocks in place and a close-up of the rowlock. The narrative describes the benefits of the rowlock and how it stabilized the boat and prevents the rower from “catching a crab” (capsizing). The base promotes the Adirondack Boat for Sporting Purposes. Reverse is blank. Letter folds..
Waters’ Patent Improved Paper Boats for Racing, Exercise, Pleasure, Shooting, Fishing & Traveling
Waters’ Patent Improved Paper Boats for Racing, Exercise, Pleasure, Shooting, Fishing & Traveling
Price: $275.00

Waters’ Patent Improved Paper Boats for Racing, Exercise, Pleasure, Shooting, Fishing & Traveling. E. Waters & Sons, Sole Builders, Troy N.Y. c1875. Illustrations and brief description and pricing information on the Adirondack Gig, 14 Ft. Gig, Ladies’ Gig with two views, Dingey, New York Working Boat, Stannard Skiffs with three views, Rob Roy Canoe, Baden Powell Canoe and the Indian Canoe. Letter folds, light discoloration at base. Minimal wear.  .