This is an original 1926 black and white print ad for Russwin distinctive hardware by the Russell and Erwin Manufacturing Company of New Britain, Connecticut. This particular ad features various buildings and homes, which have been outfitted by Russwin hardware. The clientele include, Emmons Apartments in Huntington, West Virginia, architecture by Meanor and Handloser; the home of Frank L. McGuire in Portland, Oregon, architecture by Charles W. Ertz; the U. S. National Bank in Portland Oregon, architecture by A. E. Doyle and others.
This 85+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint
Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.25 inches; 17 x 23 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Builders Hardware and Supply, McGuire Construction, Dougan and Chrisman Contractors, H. Craig Severance Contractors, Bing and Bing Contractors, Swenson Construction, Bunting Hardware and Machinery, Emmons-Hawkins Hardware, Curlett and Beelman Architecture, Bennett-Montgomery Hardware