Monthly Archives: February 2013

“Stop Mis-Filing!” 1913 Office Publication

“Stop Mis-Filing! Use this New ‘Y and E’ Direct Name system of Vertical Filing” is the title of a trade publication from Yawman and Erbe Mfg. Co. of Boston, MA.  It is part of a collection of trade literature and … Continue reading

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1911 Fall River Cotton Centennial Postcard

In 1911 the city of Fall River celebrated the Cotton Centennial Carnival, which marked one hundred years of achievement in cotton manufacturing.  “Fall River Looms Up” was the slogan for the festivities that lasted six days, June 19th through the … Continue reading

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