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Title Lamson Advertising Service records, 1922-1959.
Catalog Number 1998.001
Creator Lamson Advertising Service
Date 1922-1959
Year Range from 1922
Year Range to 1959
Dates of Accumulation 1922-1959
Scope & Content This is a collection of printing samples from the Lamson Advertising Service, 64 Hanover Street, Manchester, New Hampshire. It includes letters and bill heads from 100 business in Manchester, 1922-1959, and multigraphed form letters produced by Lamson Advertising Service. There is also one copy of the "Atlantic Fisherman," January 1943, that was published by Lamson.
Admin/Biographical History The Lamson Advertising Service began in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and moved to Manchester, N.H. in 1922 at 64 Hanover Street. It then moved to Goffstown, N.H. in 1926. The "Atlantic Fisherman, a trade magazine for the commercial fishing industry, was purchased by Lamson in 1929. It was printed by Lew A. Cummings Co., at 92 West Central Street, Manchester, New Hampshire, from 1925 to 1960.
Other Creators Lamson, Gardner
Lamson, P. G.
Subjects Advertising--New Hampshire--Manchester
Printers--New Hampshire--Manchester
Atlantic Fisherman
Lamson Advertising Service
Printing--Specimens
People Lamson, Gardner