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Collection of luggage labels
Various places, various publishers
approximately 3500 items in 15 boxes
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Various places, various publishers
contents note
Box 1. Transportation, Algeria-Austria -- Box 2. Bahamas-Canada -- Box 3. Canary Islands-England 1 -- Box 4. England 2-France 4 -- Box 5. France 5-Hungary -- Box 6. India-Italy 2 -- Box 7.Italy 4-Jamaica -- Box 8. Japan-Morocco -- Box 9. Mozambique-Portugal -- Box 10. Portuguese Guyana-Spain 2 -- Box 11. Sudan-Syria -- Box 12. Tahiti-Zaire and 'World-wide' -- Box 13. USA: Alaska-Michigan -- Box 14. USA: Minnesota-South Dakota -- Box 15. USA: Tennessee-Wyoming
general note
A detailed list of hotel and location names is available at the reference desk
Items are organized in fifteen boxes alphabetically by location.
The collection consists of specimens of lithographed labels from a variety of international hotels from the late 1800s to World War Two. Among those printers represented are Richter, Trub and Br├╝gger, and the collection contains examples by known artists of the genre such as Dan Sweeney, Jan Lavies, Erik Nitsche, Mario Borgoni, and J. Paschal.
This collection was originally put together by Jane Goodrich
catalogue key
Purchase; Eclectibles; 2018.

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