- Russian Women For Marriage
The Sears & Roebuck Mail purchase Catalog had been almost omnipresent at the beginning of twentieth century US life. By 1908, one fifth of Americans had been readers. Anyone anywhere in the nation could purchase a copy for free, look over it, and then have such a thing their heart desired delivered straight to their home. At its top, the Sears catalog offered over 100,000 things on 1,400 pages. It weighed four pounds.
Today, those 1,400 pages offer us by having a snapshot of US life in the 1st ten years associated with twentieth century, from sheep-shearing machines and cream separators to phones and china cabinets. The Sears catalog informs the story of a world — itemized.