Museum - Manufacturers & Merchants D. R. Barton Edge Tool Company : Mack & Company
D. R. BARTON TOOL CO. Sole Manufacturers of Genuine D. R. Barton Edge Tools. c1876.
Most likely made for the Centennial Exhibition of 1876. This card dates to before the Mack Tool Company bought out the D. R. Barton brand.
MACK & COMPANY, Manufacturers of D. R. BARTON EDGE TOOLS, Cor. Mill & Furnace Streets, Rochester, N.Y. July 24, 1887. Sold to R. K. Carter of New York, one set of Truss Hoops for Flour Barrels. Stamped: "Positively No Cash Discount". Times where hard.
Trade Journal Advertisement
D. R. BARTON - MACK & CO. The Carpenter, 1908.
"The celebrated Barton Tools."
MACK & CO. SOLE MANUFACTURERS GENUINE D. R. BARTON... Planes, Edge Tools, Etc., Rochester, N. Y.: Price List of Genuine "D. R. Barton" Planes, Edge Tools, &c. Made only by Mack & Co., 18 Brown's Race, Rochester, N.Y. c1909.
Nice Arte Noveau cover design. My order is placed. I'm just waiting on the delivery...
MACK & CO., SOLE MANUFACTURERS OF THE D. R. BARTON BRAND CARVING TOOLS. 18 BROWN'S RACE, ROCHESTER, N. Y., 1895.
Aside from one split fold and some minor damp staining, a surprisingly well preserved small fold out catalog of carving tools.
Mack & Co. , Sole Manufacturers of D. R. Barton Edge Tools. o. 18 Brown's Race, Rochester, N.Y. 1915.
Sent to the one and only Botton Herndon of B arboursville, Virginia, USA, this curious advertising envelope from Mack & Co., the later day owners of the D. R. Barton brand.
The front of the cover shows two men forging carving tools by hand. The back of the cover shows what a D. R. Barton chisel looks like after 40 years of continuous use.