Chester Valley Raw Bone Super Phosphate prepared of Pure Ground Bone…Manufactured by W.E. Whann… [Trade Catalog]
1884 Agricultural trade catalog for corn, oats, wheat, and tobacco fertilizer
Agricultural trade catalog issued by W.E. Whann of Atglen, Pennsylvania, manufacturer of super-phosphate fertilzer for for corn, oats, wheat, and tobacco. The catalog is mainly comprised of customer testimonials and advertisements for the firm’s super and ammoniated phosphates, “Chester Valley” brand tobacco fertilizer, and pure ground bone. General directions for using each product concludes the pamphlet. A printed notice on the upper wrapper informs the reader that these fertilizers were for sale by George N. LeFevre. A small advertising handbill (with separate imprint) for J.D.C. Pownall, a Lancaster, Pennsylvania seedsman, is laid in—cross marketing in action.
Description: Chester Valley Raw Bone Super Phosphate prepared of Pure Ground Bone…Manufactured by W.E. Whann… [Trade Catalog]
Coatesville, Penn’a [Pennsylvania]: Union Steam Printing House, 1884. 15, pp. Pamphlet. 8½ x 5¾ inches. Illustrated wrappers; stitched. Small advertising handbill with imprint for a Lancaster, Pennsylvania seedsman laid in. Only brief handling and some offsetting on upper cover; overall, very good.