1848 Jan. 28
S.l. - Flier announcing new semester of the Quaboag Seminary, issued under the name of the principal, Austin J. Coolidge
Newport (R.I.) - Pledge list with printed heading to support Free Produce: "We subscribing this article, hereby pledge ourself to each other that we will endeavor to promote the use of the productions of free labor in preference to those of slave labor by providing, when they can be obtained, such articles for ourselves and the consumption of our families; and by encouraging their use b... more
New Salem Academy
New Salem (Mass.) - Advertising when the fall, winter, spring, and summer terms start. This includes the start dates, how much the tuition per quarter costs, and how much the cost of boarding would be.
Otis, R. C.
Rochester (N.Y.) - Advertising for sales of individual or territorial rights to Langstroth's moveable comb hive, including testimonials, references, and promotion of bee-keeping for ladies; illustrations of bees, the hive and frames, a bee hat, and Langstroth holding a comb.
A. Benedict & Son
Mt. Gilead (Ohio) - Advertisement for sale of Italian bees, first introduced to the United Sates in 1860, with instructions for introducing queens to black bees and advertisements (and partial price list) for frame bee hives, stock, poultry, and seeds. Sold by Aaron Benedict, Morrow Co., Ohio.
Van Deusen, C. C.
Advertising for bee feeder for "All intelligent Bee-Keepers;" includes two small illustrations.
Chas. Dadant & Son
Hamilton (Ill.) - Catalog and price list for bees and beekeeping supplies, including queens, comb foundation, hives, tin pails, extractors, honey knives, bee-veils, jars, uncapping cans, smokers, and saws.