Place Published: NP
Publisher: Lamb Knitting Machine Manufacturing Company
Date Published: 
Edition: Early edition
Binding: No binding
RARE EARLY TEXTILE EPHEMERA ON KNITTING MACHINE
10pp. Flat size: 13-3/4 x 4-1/2 inches ; Folded size: 2-3/4 x 4-1/2 inches.
Was folded, now flat. Light brown paper printed both sides with black ink. Some soiling and in good condition.
H. Bailey was a Canadian dealer and distributor for the patented Lamb Knitting Machine located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. His imprint is on front and back pages. Inside pages contain information on: Lamb Knitting Machine Manufacturing Company and the Knitting Machine ; Remarks on costs and profits for products made ; Price List ; Terms of Payment and Singer & Howe Sewing Machines also sold by Bailey.
Brochure dates before 1893 and after 1873.
Full title: "Lamb’s Patent Knitting Machine for Manufacturers and Family use : knits the stocking in perfect form from top to toe without any seam, also Cardigan Jackets, Nubias, Caps. Gloves, Mittens, Shirts, Drawers, and any thing required for the trade or family" General Agency - 205 1/2 Yonge St., Toronto. P.O. Box 675 H. Bailey
“In January, 1867, the LAMB Knitting Machine Manufacturing Company was formed and started the production of V-Bed flat latch needle knitting machines. The first machines of its type, LAMB machines were manufactured under a U.S. Patent issued to pastor Isaac W. Lamb. In 1893, the company merged with A.G. Spaulding and changed its name to LAMB Manufacturing Company. " Lamb Knitting web site.
Good. Item #7513