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    The light running New Home sewing machine : handsome, simple, durable
    Creation Date: 1886
    Catalog ID: 2011.117.1
    Call Number: EPH/646.2044/N42L/1886
    [14] page illustrated catalog and price list (15x8.5 cm.) for New Home sewing machines and attachments. Black and red print on orange-color paper. Ephemera. Published in 1886.
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    The light running New Home sewing machine
    Creation Date: 1890
    Catalog ID: 2011.114.1
    Call Number: EPH/646.2044/N42L/1890
    [10]page illustrated catalog and price list (15x8.5 cm.) for New Home sewing machines and attachments. Front cover has colored sticker: "light running New Home sewing machine : the best, use no other." Ephemera. Published in 1890.
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    [PEZ candy dispenser]
    Creation Date: 1996
    Catalog ID: 2007.84.10
    PEZ candy dispenser (a) with b) candy, c) paper insert and d) product bag. Made by PEZ LCandy, Inc., Orange, CT, 1996. Orange dispenser (L: 4.438"; w: 1.563"; d: 1") with top in form of a Valentine heart. PEZ molded on both sides with white hearts stamped over them. Candy (L: 2.375; w: .625"; d: .375") is grape flavored, net weight .29 oz, in purple paper wrapping and silver foil. Also included is paper insert (5" x 1.875") with instructions for inserting candy on one side and maze game on the other. Product packaging (7" x 3.75" made of colorless, transparent plastic with top and bottom with red and yellow bands.
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    [address book]
    Creation Date: ca. 1950
    Catalog ID: 1989.126.11
    Metal address book made by Bates Mfg. Co., Orange, NJ, ca. 1950. Top cover is metal with imitation wood grain with the alphabet in gold letters along the right side. A brass-colored metal arrow along the right side slides up and down the letters. When a latch on the bottom of the address book is pressed book flips open to whatever letter section the arrow is pointing to. Majority of pages are missing from the book. Each page is printed with that section's letter, and lines for writing information. There is also room for emergency numbers, as well as instructions on use of the book. Inside is a booklet on office help by the Bates Company. Four felt pads on each of the bottom corners.
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    Barry's Fruit Garden., by P. Barry
    Creation Date: 1894
    Catalog ID: 2019.2.188
    Call Number: 634.11/B27b/1894
    Barry's Fruit Garden., by P. Barry. 516 p., illus., addendum [11] p. catalogue of related publications. Includes: I General principles, II The Nursery, III The laying out, arrangement, and general management of permanent plantations of fruit trees, Selection of trees and varietes, and pruning and conducting trees under various forms. IV Select varieties of fruits, gathering and preserving fruits, diseases, insects, implements in common use. Published in 1894 by the Orange Judd Company. Edward Nolan collection
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    American Grape Growing and Wine Making
    Creation Date: 1885
    Catalog ID: 2019.2.177
    Call Number: 641.22/H96a/1885
    [312] p., ill. Includes "The Culture of American Grapes and Varieties" and "Experience of other Grape Growers with Items of General Interest." Numerous sections on Calfornia grape growing. By George Husman of Talooa Vinyards, Napa, CA. Edward Nolan collection
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    The hunter and trapper
    Creation Date: 1868
    Catalog ID: 2009.42.4
    Call Number: 639.1/T412h/1868
    Illustrated book (90 p., 19x13 cm.) by Halsey Thrasher, "an experienced hunter." Prey consists of: fox, beaver, otter, mink, muskrat, marten, fisher, raccoon, bear, wolf, pocket gopher, fish and honey bee. Includes information on shot-guns, rifles, traps, and dressing & tanning skins and furs. The Orange Judd Company published "how to" manuals on subjects particularly useful to those engaged in agriculture. The titles were distributed all over the United States in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries..
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    Practical Floriculture; A Guide to the Successful Cultivation of Florists' Plants....
    Creation Date: 1885
    Catalog ID: 2019.2.187
    Call Number: 635.933/H38p/1885
    312 p., illus. Practical Floriculture; A Guide to the Successful Cultivation of Florists' Plants, for the Amateur and Professional Florist by Peter Henderson, Third Edition Greatly Enlarged. Includes designs for ornamental grounds. Published by Orange Judd Company, 1885. Edward Nolan collection
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    [dictating machine]
    Creation Date: ca. 1939
    Catalog ID: 1993.42.3
    Dictating/transcribing machine (a) by Thomas Edison Incorporated, West Orange, NJ, ca. 1939. In gray metal cabinet with roll-top opening. Inside is a black rubber covered "hook", a wax cylinder in place on cylinder holder, and the green and white paper strip which indicates length of dictation and corrections. There is round chrome-plated fixture to attach ear pieces or a microphone. b) gray metal stand with short legs. The front opens out and down and has storage space containing other parts: c-h) Round cardboard container for wax cylinders; i-k) wax cylinders; l) l)18 green and white paper strips used to gauge length of dictation; m-n) Heavy brown cardboard envelope used for, "...carrying related correspondence and a properly marked index...". Gives directions for dictating and transcribing; has illustrated and detailed descriptions of many advantages of and Edison Voicewriter Ediphone; o) Head set with rubber tubing and large flat clear plastic (yellowed with age) ear pieces. Total length is 56".
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    Household Conveniences, Being the Experiences of Many Practical Writers
    Creation Date: 1884
    Catalog ID: 2018.2.244
    Call Number: 643/H816h/1884
    One vol. (240 p., ill, 19 x 13 cm.) of suggestions for maintaining a household and solving common problems around the house. The Orange Judd Company published "how to" manuals on subjects useful to those engaged in agriculture. The titles were widely distributed all over the United States in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Dark green cover with an illustration of a laundry tub and cleaning items and gold color lettering. Edward Nolan Collection