Vintage Horse Saddlery-Hardware-Saddle-Harness Catalogs

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  • Sold Date: May 25,2008
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This listing is for 13 vintage catalogs, most from the 1920âe(tm)s to 1930âe(tm)s period. These catalogs were obtained from a Lancaster County, PA harness shop that closed after many years in business. These catalogs display illustrations of numerous horse and saddlery related items from this time period including: saddles, bridles, bits, spurs, hames, rosettes, harness and harness hardware, straps, pads and blankets, collars, vet supplies, grooming supplies and whips. In addition to horse related items other products carried by makers were found in catalogs including: farm supplies, milking machines and other items. These are a great source of reference and generally interesting to look through. These sell without reserve and âeoeas isâe.

1. The Ellsworth Haffner Company - Catalog # 2 - Wholesale Manufacturers of Harness and Horse Collars - 1936 - 265 pages - 3 hole binder style catalog - size 8 ¾âe x 11 ½âe - comes with a cover letter / notice of price change on company letterhead - in good condition except for small piece of front cover missing in the corner.

2. Fred P. Fisher 1936 Yearly Mail Order Catalog - this is a 61 page catalog that covers a variety of horse and farm related items including some cow milking machines of that time period - size is 8 ½âe x 11âe - this was in very good condition however, someone used a pen and put Xâe(tm)s over many items in the catalog. This catalog includes pricing information.

3. The Ellsworth Haffner Company - Volume # 3 - 1937 - Harness, Horse Collars and Saddlery Hardware - this catalog comes with a cover letter on company letterhead - 92 pages - 8âe x 10 ½âe. Catalog is in very good condition except for 3 pages which each had one of the product illustrations cut from them. This catalog includes pricing information.

4. The Julius J. Bantlin Company - The Best Line - Harness and Harness Parts - Catalog # 8 Complete Price List (price list only, no product illustrations) - 1928 - 15 pages - size 7 ¾âe x 10 ¾âe - very good condition.

5. Perforated Pad Company - Manufacturers of Harness and Saddle Pads and Accessories - illustrated catalog - 1953 - 21 pages - includes pricing information on some not all items - some rosettes are shown in this catalog (1 page) - size is 6âe x 9âe - catalog is in very good condition except for a phone number written on first page inside catalog.

6. The Racine Malleable & Wrought Iron Company - Saddlery Hardware, Harness Chains - illustrated catalog and price list # 33 - appears to be from 1924 - 36 pages - comes with a discount price sheet - size of catalog is 6âe x 9âe - very good condition.

7. Saddlery Hardware - USHCO Brand (U.S. Hame Company) - Manufactures of Hames, Hames Trimmings & Saddlery Hardware - Catalog # 27 - 1927 - 87 pages - does not contain pricing information - size is 6âe x 9âe - this is a hardcover catalog with some wrinkles on the covers but pages are nice and in good condition.

8. Hames and Hames Trimming - USHCO (U.S. Hame Company) - Catalog # 37 - 1937 - 56 pages - size is 6âe x 8 ½âe - this catalog has no pricing in it however a Net Price List for this catalog effective 1941 was included inside of this catalog. Both catalog and price list are in very good condition, but cover was dated in ink.

9. Imperial Bit and Snap Company - Catalog # 9 and Price List of Saddlery and Wagon Hardware - catalog is not dated but appears to be pre 1923 as a Price Change Supplement of that date was found inside front cover - 159 pages - size is 5 ½âe x 7 ¾âe. This catalog has a brown hardcover slightly faded and a little loose, but pages appear to be in good to very good condition.

10. Sipco Products - Saddlery Hardware, Auto Accessories - Catalog # 2 - Schartow Iron Products Company - catalog has no date but appears to be from the 1920âe(tm)s to the 1930âe(tm)s period and does include pricing - 63 pages - size is 5 ½âe x 8âe - in very good condition.

11. Pittsburgh Harness Supply Company - Catalog # 26 - Harness, Mine Supplie...