A tradesman's billhead
dating from the 19th century
The Goldsmiths Guild included also the art of the Silversmith and interestingly this piece records the significant role played by women especially those who continued their husband's business after the death of their spouse, notably for example Jane Keene whose illuminating and poignant billhead
The apparently typeset letterhead or billhead
can be created with transfer, or rub-on, lettering, readily available in art supply stores.
You can use a copy of a recently printed letterhead or billhead
to verify the provider's name and address.
A copy of a recently printed letterhead or billhead
will serve to verify the provider's name and address.
Invoices, receipts, or reports are on plain stationery rather than letterhead or billhead
If anyone has any old postcards, from the pre-1950 period, old family photo albums (pre-1945) or any old paper ephemera, such as billheads
and old letters, we would also gratefully accept these, as well as anything relating to WW1 or WW2 in photographs or documents.
The expression "Every Man His Own Printer" advertised by the Lowe and Adams press companies of Boston and New York, respectively, and the ease of use of the new portable presses inspired military and amateur printers, during and after the Civil War, to make use of the presses to print documents such as military orders, receipts, and billheads
Advertisements, catalogs, tickets, billheads
, flyers, and other artifacts of historical and cultural significance are distinguished by their ephemeral, or temporary, nature.
To protect against unjust claims for damages levied against seed companies, members decided that all seedsmen represented by the association should adopt a disclaimer to be printed on all seed bags, billheads
62) Sticht grouped the Hendriks collection together in his catalogue with other collections of fragments and ephemera such as the 2887 'Items from James Roberts Brown Collection', a diverse group of 'Coronation and Funeral Tickets, Handbills, Playbills, Advertisements, Facetiae, Tradesman's Billheads
, Broadsides .
Stone said the capsule contains a copy of the Oakham annual town report for that year, copies of Boston and Worcester daily newspapers, a copy of the Oakham Herald newspaper, a copy of the Barre Gazette with a story on the dedication of the town clock, maps of the villages of Oakham and Coldbrook with the names of the occupants of several homes, letterheads and billheads
of all companies doing business in Oakham and Coldbrook, names of the library trustees, building committee, architect and contractor, 1907 coins and currency, and photos of members of the Fobes family.