|Title||Catalog of the Keuffel & Esser Co., New York & Hoboken, August 1962. 43rd edition.|
|Collection||Keuffel & Esser Company Collection|
|Credit||Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.|
Catalog: K&E. Keuffel & Esser Co., New York & Hoboken, August 1962. Forty-third edition. Three ring binder (2-3/4" thick spine) with printed vinyl covering; contents are 12 catalogues, price lists; printed tab section dividers; notice leaf: "Introducing the New K&E Product Numbering System." Spine imprinted: B. L. Makepeace, Inc. Also an oval printed foil label on front cover with their name and Boston address plus "Authorized K&E Distributor."
This was a complete format change from the previous edition of the catalogue (1954, 42nd edition) which was a book format. Now individual printed booklets for each product area, 8-3/8" wide x 11" high, numbered 1 to 12, plus separate pamphlet with prices (dated " Effective August 27, 1962") and conversion table of old to new product numbers. The entirely new layout uses photographs for many major products, but not all items are depicted.
The pagination within a catalog is the catalog number followed by the page number, i.e., 9-20 is page 20 of catalog 9.
1: Drafting Media, 24 pp.; 8 pp. price list
2: Reproduction Media, 32 pp.; 8 pp. price list
3: Stable Base Materials, 16 pp.; 4 pp. price list
4: Graphic Charting Media, 48 pp.; 8 pp. price list
5: Drawing Instruments & Sundries, 56 pp.; 12 pp. price list
6: Drafting Machines and Lettering Equipment, 40 pp.; 8 pp. price list
7: Drafting Room Furniture, 40 pp.; 8 pp. price list
8. Slide Rules, 32 pp.; 4 pp. price list
9. Optical Metrology, 32 pp; 4 pp. price list
(Catalog 9, Optical Metrology, has been imaged and catalogued separately as library 2009.006.0275.09; PDF on file with that record)
10: Surveying Instruments, 40 pp.; 4 pp. price list
(Catalog 10, Surveying Instruments, has been imaged and catalogued separately as library 2009.006.0275.10; PDF on file with that record.)
11: Field Equipment, 32 pp.; 8 pp. price list
12: Measuring Tapes, 32 pp.; 8 pp. price list
K&E had their main office and factories in Hoboken.
|Publisher||Keuffel & Esser Co.|
|Physical Description||Three ring binder|
K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
|Year Range from||1962|
|Year Range to||1962|
Business & Commerce