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Title Paint sample card: Breinig Brothers, Ever-Dure Paste-Bronze Greens. Issued by Breinig Brothers, Inc., Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1920s.
Object Name Sample, Sales
Catalog Number 2014.001.0095
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Scope & Content Paint sample card: Breinig Brothers, Ever-Dure Paste-Bronze Greens. Issued by Breinig Brothers, Inc., Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1920s.

Printed and embossed cardstock, 3-1/2" wide x 6-3/16" high; printed both sides; 4 mounted paint chips, 7/16" x 2-5/16" wide, applied to front.

Text on front:

BREINIG BROTHERS’
EVER-DURE
PASTE BRONZE GREENS
Made Especially for the Master Painter

[paint samples labeled by name printed below each]
EMERALD (Extra Light)
BRILLIANT (Light)
ROYAL (Dark)
NATURAL (Extra Dark)

[logo in red and blue; embossed] BB
Breinig Brothers, Inc.
Hoboken, New Jersey
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see notes for text on back.

The company in the mid-1920s had its address listed as the corner of Third and Grand Streets, Hoboken. Street number not stated.

As seen on Hopkins 1923 map, plate 2, the company had several buildings directly across the street from the East Works of the Keuffel & Esser Co. The plant covered the entire south side of Third from Grand to Adams Streets.
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advertising / trade / painters / chart
Notes "Breinig-Built" Paints & Varnishes

Breinig Brothers’ Ever-Dure Paste Bronze Greens are clear in tone, beautiful in shade, permanent in color.

Ever - Dure Paste Bronze Greens are made especially for the Master Painter. They are particularly recommended for use in painting store fronts, blinds, window frames, shutters, doors, fences, structural iron work and all exposed surfaces.

FOR SALE BY

1803 T 19

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Date 1920-1930
Year Range from 1920
Year Range to 1930
Search Terms Adams St.
Breinig Brothers, Inc., Paint & Varnishes
Grand St.
Third St.
Caption front - four green paint samples
Imagefile 245\20140010095.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Advertising