"Where to buy" : drug, paint and oil trades' buyers' guide ; [and] The New York index : containing a great deal of information useful to the old and intelligent New Yorker, and necessary to the stranger, visitor, traveler, student or seeker of business employment, intelligence and recreation, arranged in a simple, convenient and original manner, so as to be easily found relating to associations, institutions, places, societies, &c.

Title: 
"Where to buy" : drug, paint and oil trades' buyers' guide ; [and] The New York index : containing a great deal of information useful to the old and intelligent New Yorker, and necessary to the stranger, visitor, traveler, student or seeker of business employment, intelligence and recreation, arranged in a simple, convenient and original manner, so as to be easily found relating to associations, institutions, places, societies, &c.
Publisher: 
New York : Trades' Pub. Agency, [1884]
Description: 
174 p. : ill. ; 23 x 11 cm.
Other Authors: 
Trades' Publishing Agency.
Edition: 
Pocket ed.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
121310
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Rare Books
Call Number: 
HF5068.N7.W56 *
Variant Title: 
New York index
New York index and Where to buy drugs, paints, oils, etc.
Notes: 
"Containing the cards, advertisements, names, addresses and specialties of the leading manufacturers of the U.S., importers, wholesale dealers and brokers in drugs, paints, oilis, glass, artists' materials, chemicals, colors, dyestuffs, varnish, white lead zinc, surgical instruments, rubber goods, druggists' sundries, toilet soaps, perfumery, essential oils, brushes, and a variety of goods handled and used by the trades mentioned."
"Business directory--"Where to buy", commencing on page 8, and continued on even-numbered pages to the New York Index, which in turn is continued on the even-numbered pages to end of Advertising Department [p. 151], then continued on both sides. Business cards and advertisements--"Where to buy." On odd-numbered pages to end of Advertising Department [p. 151]"--P. [2].
Dated from copyright of the New York index, which begins on p. [45].
"Corks, bungs, John Robinson & Co., New York"--Cover.
The majority of the business included in "Where to buy" are from the New York City area.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in May 2011.
Glass-related entries throughout.