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1872

Van Deusen, C. C.

C. C. Van Deusen's bee-feeder, patented July 5, 1870 Circular for 1872

Advertising for bee feeder for "All intelligent Bee-Keepers;" includes two small illustrations.

D. H. Coggeshall Papers

1880

Chas. Dadant & Son

Circular of Italian bees, imported queens, colonies, comb foundation, extractors, etc.

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.

D. H. Coggeshall Papers

1869

Otis, R. C.

Rev. L. L. Langstroth's / Movable Comb Hive / Patented October 5, 1852

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.

D. H. Coggeshall Papers

1870

A. Benedict & Son

The Italian or Ligurian honey bee

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.

D. H. Coggeshall Papers