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Foster Brothers records, 1875-1973, bulk, 1893-1942

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Series 4: Writings and Lists, 1920s-circa 1942
0.25 linear feet
(Box 9)

Writings consist of articles, lists and notes. An unsigned article concerns Foster Brothers' craftsmen and their early use of machinery. Notes include material for a history of mirrors by Helen J. Foster, and "The Art of Framing" by John R. Foster.
DescriptionContainer
Articles by Unknown, undated
9
18
Draft of Mirror Brochure (with illustration), undated
9
19
Lists, Mailing, 1940-1941
9
20
Lists, Store and Factory Locations; Unusual items Framed for Customers by Helen Foster, undated
9
21
Lists, Trade (by city), 1939
9
22
Lists, Retail Customers (Arlington, Belmont, Boston, Brookline, Cambridge, Lexington, Medfords, Worcester), undated
8 volumes
in 2 folders
9
23-24
Lists, Wholesale New England Customers or Possible Customers by Helen Foster, undated
9
25
Notebooks, Helen Foster - Business Information, A-Z, undated
9
26
Notebooks, John R. Foster - Notes and Figures; Lists, 1920s-1930s
2 volumes
disbound
9
27
Notebooks, Margaret J. Melly [Mrs. McLaughlin] (in charge of wholesale orders and advertising) and Helen J. Foster - "Interesting Information of All Kinds", undated
9
28
Notes, Artist Biographies by Unknown, undated
9
29
Notes, History of Mirrors by Helen J. Foster, undated
9
30
Notes, Miscellaneous and Lists by Helen J. Foster, circa 1942
9
31
Notes, Picture Frames; "The Art of Framing" by John R. Foster, undated
9
32
Notes, Reproductions Published by Foster Brothers, undated
9
33

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