Superba Cravats Company Papers

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Superba Cravats Company papers
Creator: Superba Cravats Company
Call Number: D.127
Dates: 1873-circa 1980
Physical Description: 29 boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Arrangement
Subject(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Series I: Superba Cravats materials (Non-Dacron)
Subseries I: Historical information and ephemera
Subseries II: Photographs
Subseries III: Correspondence
Subseries IV: Financial/sales information and ephemera
Subseries V: Division materials
Subseries VI: Advertising ephemera
Subseries VII: Newspaper clippings: style/model advertisements
Subseries VIII: Newspaper and magazine articles
Subseries IX: Miscellaneous printed material
Subseries X: Book collection
Series II: Superba Cravats Dacron materials
Subseries I: Correspondence with DuPont
Subseries II: Correspondence with Princeton Worsted Mills/Princeton Associates
Subseries III: Sales newsletters
Subseries IV: Promotional information and ephemera
Subseries V: Newspaper advertisements
Series III: Superba Cravats oversize materials
Subseries I: Anniversary presentation books
Subseries II: Scrapbooks
Subseries III: Advertisement pre-prints
Subseries IV: Photographs and ephemera
Series IV: Neckties, color cards, and fabric samples
Subseries I: Necktie patterns and samples
Subseries II: Color cards and fabric samples
Collection Overview
Title: Superba Cravats Company papers
Creator: Superba Cravats Company
Call Number: D.127
Dates: 1873-circa 1980
Physical Description: 29 boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
The clothing industry was one of the leading industries of Rochester, NY throughout much of the 19th and 20th centuries. While the majority of the industry was focused on the manufacture of men's suits, some companies made products related to the apparel industry, making strong contributions to Rochester's economy and reputation. One such company was Superba Cravats, the oldest and one of the largest manufacturers of neckwear in the United States.

Superba Cravats was originally named H.C. Cohn & Co., and was founded in 1873 by Herman C. Cohn (1854-1941), with his brothers Henry and Barry. Herman was the son-in-law to Henry Michaels of the successful Michaels Stern & Co. of Rochester. The original location of H.C. Cohn & Co. was across from Henry Michaels Clothing Co., on Main and Mills Streets. Herman C. Cohn began by selling necktie samples obtained from manufacturers in New York City, and after a year the company began manufacturing its own neckties. By 1880, H.C. Cohn & Co. had expanded its sales into the southern and western parts of the United States. In 1888, the company relocated to Andrews St., in the "hub" of Rochester's clothing industry.

The traveling salesmen of H.C. Cohn & Co. were very important to Herman C. Cohn and to the success of the company as a whole. In an effort to attract top-quality salesmen to his firm, Cohn helped found the Commercial Travelers Association of Rochester. Working with other manufacturing cities around the country, this pioneer association helped improve the living and working conditions of traveling salesmen.

In 1907, Herman C. Cohn's son Herman M. Cohn (1886-1966) joined the company after graduating from the University of Rochester (Class of 1907). He quickly established a reputation as a style setter in the industry and focused the company's efforts even more on its sales force. By 1908, H.C. Cohn & Co. began promoting its ties under the brand name of "Superba Cravats." This promotion proved so successful that the company eventually changed its official name to Superba Cravats in 1948.

Herman M. Cohn became the president of the company in 1918, and successfully led Superba Cravats through the 1920s and 1930s, bringing a renewed upturn in business even during slow economic times. The post WWI era saw a rapid shift in necktie styles throughout the entire industry, and Herman M. Cohn responded to the stylistic and economic changes with creative merchandising and intensification of Superba Cravats' sales campaigns. In 1938, Cohn hired salesman Helmut Hertz (d.1970), a refugee from Nazi Germany whose family had long been manufacturers of neckties. In 1950, Hertz became the general manager of Superba Cravats, and by 1955 he was appointed president when Herman M. Cohn became Chairman of the Board.

The 1950s and 1960s were decades of more rapid change in the neckwear industry, bringing with them the most successful promotion in Superba Cravats' history. In 1951, Helmut Hertz introduced the "Dacron" necktie, made from the new synthetic polyester fabric developed by DuPont (E.I. DuPont DeNemours & Co., Inc.). Completely man-made, Dacron was machine washable, extremely durable, resistant to spotting or fading, and required no pressing, making it a very desirable fabric for neckties. Superba Cravats secured a patent, becoming the sole manufacturer of the Dacron necktie in the entire industry.

During the 1960s, Superba Cravats expanded its manufacturing and reorganized into four divisions: Superba Cravats (the largest division, featuring branded fashion merchandise); Don Loper of California (higher priced, high fashion neckwear) began in 1961; Kings Lynn (traditional neckwear and accessories) began in 1967; and the Johnny Carson Division began in 1970. In 1967, Superba Cravats acquired the Smith Gormly building on St. Paul Street in Rochester to house its Kings Lynn Division.

In 1965, Herman M. Cohn retired from Superba Cravats, followed by Helmut Hertz in 1967. Hertz retained the titles of CEO and Chairman of the Board until his death in 1970. Allan Lerner, son of Superba Cravats' "super salesman" Irving Lerner, was elected president. By the second half of the 1960s and the early 1970s, Superba Cravats saw increased competition from importers of foreign neckties. While the company was able to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 1973, it decided to move manufacturing to Puerto Rico the following year. Superba Cravats' headquarters remained in Rochester until 1979, when its main offices relocated to Los Angeles, operating today as Superba, Inc. By 1980, Rochester's affiliation with Superba Cravats was reduced strictly to shipping and distribution. The company made its final appearance in the Rochester City Directory in 1981-1982, listing Louis Wiley (grandson of Herman C. Cohn) as Chairman of the Board and M. Mandelbaum as president.

Scope and Content
The Superba Cravats Company Papers contain historical, advertising, promotional, and sales information, and additional ephemera about Superba Cravats and its neckties. Historical materials from the original H.C. Cohn & Co. and the early days of Superba Cravats can be found throughout the collection. Also included are a wide variety of photographs; correspondence and ephemera related to the company's anniversary celebrations; and information on the divisions of Superba Cravats. The collection includes a significant amount of printed material, primarily related to Superba Cravats' necktie advertising. There is also a substantial amount of information on the company's Dacron necktie promotions, including newspaper clippings, advertising materials, correspondence with DuPont (the developer of Dacron), and correspondence with Princeton Worsted Mills (Superba Cravats' supplier of Dacron fabric). Finally, the collection contains diverse samples of neckties and color cards, primarily from other companies and competitors of Superba Cravats.

Arrangement
Organization of Collection:

The Superba Cravats Company Papers are housed in 29 boxes. They are organized as follows:

Superba Cravats Materials (Non-Dacron):

Superba Cravats Dacron Materials:

Superba Cravats Oversize Materials:

Neckties, Color Cards, and Fabric Samples:

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Rochester
Neckwear
Men's clothing industry
Advertising--Clothing and dress
Advertisements
Correspondence
Photographs
Superba Cravats Company
H.C. Cohn & Co.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Superba Cravats Company Papers are the gift of Louis Wiley, Superba Cravats, Inc., December 30, 1975.Access
The Superba Cravats Company papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Superba Cravats Company papers, D.127, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
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Content List
Series I: Superba Cravats materials (Non-Dacron)
Subseries I: Historical information and ephemera
Box 1, Folder 1Histories of Superba Cravats, 1924-1969
Box 1, Folder 2Histories of Superba Cravats, 1971-1973
Box 1, Folder 3Trademarks of H.C. Cohn & Co. and Superba Cravats, 1873-1973
Photocopies

Box 1, Folder 4Histories of the necktie, 1926-1973 and undated
Includes photographs and illustrations

Box 1, Folder 5Notes on ancestry of Herman M. Cohn, 1941 and 1954
Box 1, Folder 6"Notes on styling neckwear," written by Herman M. Cohn to Donald Cohn, circa 1960-1965
Box 1, Folder 7Memorial booklet, Herman M. Cohn, 1966
Box 1, Folder 8Memorial address for funeral of Levi Adler, 1907
Includes poem by William Cullen Bryant
8 copies

Box 1, Folder 950th Anniversary banquet program, 1926
Box 1, Folder 10Cartoon exhibit, 1961
Includes necktie cartoons given by Herman M. Cohn to Helmut Hertz, dated 1934-1959. Also includes photographs of cartoons

Subseries II: Photographs
Box 2, Folder 1Illustration of H.C. Cohn & Co., New York salesroom building, undated
Box 2, Folder 2Factory interior, Rochester, 1965
See also Box 5, folder 16

Box 2, Folder 3Large painting of necktie (known as "Mr. Necktie") on side of factory building, Rochester, 1963
Box 2, Folder 4Billboard advertisement for neckties, undated
Box 2, Folder 5Neckties displayed in stores, 1954-1957 and undated
See also Box 20

Box 2, Folder 6Neckties in different styles, undated
See also Box 20

Box 2, Folder 7Company executives and salesmen, 1948, 1963, and undated
Includes photographs of Herman M. Cohn, Irving Lerner, Albert E. Manchee, and Walter Stein
See also Box 22

Box 2, Folder 8Company executives and employees at anniversary dinners and sales conventions, circa 1940's-1963 and undated
See also Box 23

Subseries III: Correspondence
Box 3, Folder 1-2General correspondence, 1932-1975
Box 3, Folder 3100th Anniversary: correspondence re planning, 1971-1972
Box 3, Folder 4-6100th Anniversary: letters of appreciation, 1972-October 1973, undated
Subseries IV: Financial/sales information and ephemera
See also box 24

Box 4, Folder 1Checks, H.C. Cohn & Co., 1876
Box 4, Folder 2Sales record card, 1921-1934
Box 4, Folder 3European purchases and manufacturers, 1922-1933; 1937-1939; 1971; undated
Box 4, Folder 4Invoice, H.C. Cohn & Co., 1923
Box 4, Folder 5Product price list, 1939
Box 4, Folder 6"Diamond jubilee sales convention," 75th anniversary notebook, 1948
Box 4, Folder 7Sales help pamphlets and articles, 1963-1974 and undated
Box 4, Folder 8Sales manuals, 1973-1974
Subseries V: Division materials
Box 5, Folder 1Division managers' directives and corporate policies, 1966-1968
Box 5, Folder 2Division necktie labels, mounted together on poster board, undated
Includes photographs of posterboard display. Also includes labels from various styles of Superba Cravats neckties

Box 5, Folder 3Don Loper of California division: Promotional and sales information, 1961-1965
Includes photographs of offices in California and Don Loper products
Also see box 18

Box 5, Folder 4Don Loper of California division: Newspaper and magazine articles about Don Loper, 1957-1971
Box 5, Folder 5Don Loper of California division: Newspaper advertisements, 1963-1966
Box 5, Folder 6Don Loper of California division: Advertising booklets and reprints, undated
Box 5, Folder 7Don Loper of California division: Original artwork for advertisement, on poster board, undated
Box 5, Folder 8Don Loper of California division: Photograph of Don Loper, undated
Box 5, Folder 9Johnny Carson division: Sales manuals, 1973-1974
Box 5, Folder 10Kings Lynn division: Correspondence with officials of the town of King's Lynn, Norfolk, England, and histories of the town, 1966-1973
Box 5, Folder 11Kings Lynn division: Division correspondence and sales information, 1966-1973
Includes photographs of invoices for first orders of Kings Lynn neckwear

Box 5, Folder 12Kings Lynn division: Reports to board of directors, 1966-1969
Box 5, Folder 13Kings Lynn division: "The Kings Repp" promotion, 1969
Box 5, Folder 14Kings Lynn division: Magazine article, 1967; Newspaper advertisements, 1969
Box 5, Folder 15Kings Lynn division: Advertisement postcards, undated
Box 5, Folder 16Kings Lynn division: Photographs of Kings Lynn factory, located in the Smith Gormly building on St. Paul St.
Includes photographs of building exterior and employees at work inside the factory

Subseries VI: Advertising ephemera
Box 6, Folder 1Advertisement scrapbook, H.C. Cohn & Co., circa 1880-1905
Box 6, Folder 2Advertisement scrapbook, H.C. Cohn & Co., 1905-1907
Box 6, Folder 3Newspaper advertisement mounted on poster board, H.C. Cohn & Co., circa 1873-1907
Box 6, Folder 4Early advertisements, H.C. Cohn & Co., circa 1880-1907
Photocopies

Box 6, Folder 5Booklet of mats for newspaper advertisements, H.C. Cohn & Co., circa early 1900s
See also Box 7

Box 6, Folder 6Booklet of mats for newspaper advertisements, Superba Cravats, 1950
See also Box 7

Box 6, Folder 7Advertisement pre-prints of neckties in different styles, circa 1958-1965
See also Box 21

Box 6, Folder 8Advertisement envelope with holiday cards, circa 1942-1943
Box 6, Folder 9Postcards, H.C. Cohn & Co., 1917 and undated
Box 6, Folder 10Miscellaneous advertisement cards and booklets, 1971 and undated
Box 6, Folder 11Promotional calendar, 1940
Box 6, Folder 12Product catalogs, H.C. Cohn & Co., circa 1909-1927
Box 6, Folder 13Product catalogs of other companies, 1920 and undated
Subseries VII: Newspaper clippings: style/model advertisements
Also see box 20

Box 7, Folder 1General necktie styles, 1955-1973 and undated
Box 7, Folder 2"Bur-Mil" (Burlington Mills) neckties, 1950's
Box 7, Folder 3"Chaleen" neckties, 1950's
Box 7, Folder 4"Clipper" clip-on ties, 1965
Box 7, Folder 5"M. W. Thomas Cotton" neckties, 1955
Box 7, Folder 6Mufflers, 1948-1955
Box 7, Folder 7"Mustang" stretch neckties, 1965
Box 7, Folder 8"Pageant of the nations" silk repp neckties, 1954
Box 7, Folder 9Regimental neckties, 1953
Box 7, Folder 10"Shantung" neckties, 1953-1955
Box 7, Folder 11Silk repp neckties, 1950's
Box 7, Folder 12Spiegel catalog neckties, 1959-1966
Box 7, Folder 13"Sugar and spice" neckties, 1951
Box 7, Folder 14Tie sets, 1950's
Box 7, Folder 15"Tycora"/"Rajah of Tycora" neckties, 1959
Box 7, Folder 16"Tylon" neckties, 1951
Box 7, Folder 17"Viscount" (Capital Airlines) neckties, 1956-1957
Subseries VIII: Newspaper and magazine articles
Box 8, Folder 1Press releases, 1949-1965
Note: This folder does not contain any newspaper clippings

Box 8, Folder 2-24Articles about Superba Cravats, 1948-1953, 1955, 1959, 1961, 1963-1971, 1973-1975, 1982, undated
Subseries IX: Miscellaneous printed material
Box 9, Folder 1National Cotton Council newsletters, 1955
Box 9, Folder 2"Complete text of FTC [Federal Trade Commission] textile label rules," reprint, 1958
Box 9, Folder 3"Man-made fibers: a summary of origins, characteristics and uses," Man-Made Fiber Producers Association, Inc., January 1964
Box 9, Folder 4"The silk scarf story: from a secret to shining success," Quality, No. 6, 1965
Photocopy

Box 9, Folder 5"Vertical integration: the coming era of scrambled marketing," by E.B. Weiss, 1965
Box 9, Folder 6"Marketing through tomorrow's 100 top department stores," by E.B. Weiss. Part I, 1965; Part II, 1966
Box 9, Folder 7"The apparel import problem: a case for orderly marketing controls in U.S. imports of apparel and textile products," American Apparel Manufacturers Association, Inc., 1969
Box 9, Folder 8"Proceedings and debates of the 91st Congress, 2nd Session, April 28, 1970, introducing H.R. 16920, 'A Bill to provide for orderly trade in textile articles'..." Congressional Record, Vol. 116, No. 6
Also includes statements and testimony on behalf of the Tie Fabric Importers Association

Box 9, Folder 9Michaels Stern & Co. newsletters, 1973-1974
Subseries X: Book collection
Box 10Eberhard, L.E. Welche Farben Wähle Ich? Praktische Farbenlehre für Mode und Bekleidung. Verlag: Deutsche Bekleidungs-Akademie München, M. Müller Sohn, undated
Box 10Flugel, J.C. The psychology of clothes. New York: International Universities Press, Inc., 1969
Box 10Marks, Stephen S., ed. Fairchild's dictionary of textiles. New York: Fairchild Publications, Inc., 1959
Box 10Rosenthal, S. Howard. Men's neckwear manual and fact book, edited by Myron H. Ackerman, 1961
Inscribed by the author "To my good friend, Helmut Hertz on the occasion of the first anniversary of publication. Sincerely, Howard."

Box 10The Textile Institute. Identification of textile materials. Manchester, Great Britain: The Textile Institute, 1955
Signed by Helmut Hertz

Box 10Urquhart, A.R. and F.O. Howitt, eds. The structure of textile fibres: an introductory study. Manchester, Great Britain: The Textile Institute, 1953
Box 10Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Textiles. Brief guide to the Persian woven fabrics. London: Under the authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1922
Box 10Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Textiles. Brief guide to the Turkish woven fabrics. London: Under the authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1923
Box 10W. A. K. Johnston, Ltd., Edinburgh. The Scottish clans and their tartans (Pocket Edition). London: MacMillan Co., Ltd., undated
Signed by Herman M. Cohn

Series II: Superba Cravats Dacron materials
Subseries I: Correspondence with DuPont
Box 11, Folder 1-6Correspondence, 1952, 1957-1962
Folder 1 includes biography and photograph of Dr. Louis L. Larson, manager of Dacron sales development at DuPont

Box 11, Folder 7-8Shipping invoices, 1959-1962
Subseries II: Correspondence with Princeton Worsted Mills/Princeton Associates
Box 12, Folder 1-11;
Box 13, Folder 1-10
Correspondence, 1952-1957, 1964
Box 13, Folder 11Miscellaneous notes, undated
Box 13, Folder 12Shipping invoices, Princeton, 1952-1957
Box 13, Folder 13Shipping invoices, Collins & Aikman Corp., Princeton Division, 1957
Subseries III: Sales newsletters
Box 14, Folder 1-19Dacron sales newsletters, 1951-1956, 1959-1971
Subseries IV: Promotional information and ephemera
See also boxes 16, 19, and 21

Box 15, Folder 1Miscellaneous correspondence re Dacron, 1951-1975
Box 15, Folder 2-4Miscellaneous promotional and sales information, 1951-1960, undated
Box 15, Folder 5Promotional booklets, information for salesmen and retailers re "How to promote Dacron", 1950's-1960's
See also box 19, no. 2

Box 15, Folder 6Promotional television presentation kit, created by DuPont, undated
Includes photographs to be used with presentation

Box 15, Folder 7Photographs of Dacron neckties and display racks, 1950's-1960's
Includes negatives and photocopies of photographs of store displays

Box 15, Folder 8Advertisement pre-prints, 1952-1965
Box 15, Folder 9Original artwork for advertisement of neckties made from DuPont's Qiana nylon, on poster board, undated
Box 15, Folder 10Woven label samples, undated
Subseries V: Newspaper advertisements
See also box 19, no. 1

Box 16, Folder 1-20Dacron necktie advertisements, 1951-1966, 1968-1970, undated
Box 16, Folder 21Dacron advertisements, Princeton Fabrics, 1951-1953
Box 16, Folder 22Dacron advertisements, competitors, 1951-1952, 1973
Series III: Superba Cravats oversize materials
Subseries I: Anniversary presentation books
Box 17, Volume 190th anniversary salesmen's presentation book, 1963
Includes negatives from which photographs were made for the book

Box 17, Volume 2100th anniversary advertisement presentation folder, 1973
Subseries II: Scrapbooks
Box 18, Volume 1Don Loper of California scrapbook, circa 1957-1960
Includes printed material about Don Loper, newspaper advertisements, pre-prints, and photographs
See also box 5, folders 3-8

Box 19, Volume 1Dacron advertisement scrapbook, 1951-1958
Includes newspaper and magazine advertisements, and photographs of necktie displays
See also boxes 15, 16, and 21

Box 19, Volume 2-3Dacron promotional presentation scrapbook, circa 1960
Includes advertisements and photographs
2 copies
See also boxes 15, 16, and 21

Box 20, Volume 1Style/model advertisement scrapbook, 1971
Includes color pre-prints of various Superba Cravats necktie styles, newspaper advertisements, and photographs of necktie displays
See also box 2, folders 5 and 6; box 6, folder 7

Subseries III: Advertisement pre-prints
Box 21, Folder 1Superba Cravats style/model advertisements, undated
See also Box 6, folder 7

Box 21, Folder 2Superba Cravats Dacron advertisements, 1950's-1960's
See also boxes 15, 16, and 19

Box 21, Folder 3Princeton Fabrics Dacron advertisements, undated
See also box 16, folder 21

Subseries IV: Photographs and ephemera
Box 22Photograph of Herman C. Cohn
See also box 2, folder 7

Box 22Photograph of Herman M. Cohn
Box 22Photograph of Helmut Hertz
Box 23Photograph, Superba Cravats picnic [H.C. Cohn & Co.], 1929
See also box 2, folder 8
Photograph is wide angle, rolled, and packaged

Box 23Record (78 rpm), Superba Cravats "Viscount" necktie promotion at Horne's Department Store [in Pittsburgh?], undated
Box 23Filmstrip, "Men's fashions, 1860-1960"
Box 23Film reel, unidentified
Box 24Map of United States, which identifies and outlines Superba Cravats salesmen's districts and territories, undated
Series IV: Neckties, color cards, and fabric samples
Subseries I: Necktie patterns and samples
Box 25Paper cut-outs of patterns used to create neckties
Box contains 8 layers of hundreds of patterns

Box 27;
Box 28;
Box 29
Necktie samples
These three boxes contain approximately 65 neckties, primarily from other companies and competitors of Superba Cravats. Many labels indicate neckties of German origin.

Subseries II: Color cards and fabric samples
Box 26, Folder 1H.C. Cohn & Co., "Rainbow hues" color card; "Wear a year" scarf color card
Box 26, Folder 2Superba Cravats, miscellaneous color cards
Box 26, Folder 3Arrow (Cluett, Peabody & Co., Inc.), foulard color card with fabric sample
Box 26, Folder 4Burlington Mills, color card and fabric samples
Box 26, Folder 5Goodman & Theise, Inc., Stafford Fabrics pure silk foulard color card
Box 26, Folder 6Wm. Hollins & Co., Inc., Viyella Tartans color cards with fabric samples
Box 26, Folder 7LaSalle Neckwear, "London '400'," Authentic Regimentals color card book
Box 26, Folder 8LaSalle Neckwear, "London '400'," Miniature Regimentals color card book
Box 26, Folder 9Hermann Schefter, color card book
Box 26, Folder 10Schwarzenbach, Huber & Co., Darbrook Medal Stripes color card
Box 26, Folder 11William Skinner & Sons, combat cloth samples
Box 26, Folder 12A. Slamowitz Embroideries, color card
Box 26, Folder 13Tessiture Seriche Bernasconi of Cernobbio, Italy, color card
Box 26, Folder 14Textile Color Card Association of the United States, Inc., Standard Color Card of America, 1919; United States Army Color Card, undated
Box 26, Folder 15United States War Department, fabric samples
Includes letter from War Department to Superba Cravats, 1 Oct. 1943

Box 26, Folder 16Widder Bros., Inc., silk crepes color card, 1940
Box 26, Folder 17Barathea, pure dye-all silk color card
Box 26, Folder 18British Regimentals, color cards and fabric samples
Box 26, Folder 19Repp color card
Box 26, Folder 20Russian tie sample, 1968
Includes translation of label

Box 26, Folder 21Scotch Clans Tie Fabrics, color card
Box 26, Folder 22Tartan color card and fabric sample book
Box 26, Folder 23Unidentified color card books


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