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Guide to the Russ Soda Fountain Company. Fountains of Profit, 1934

Summary

Subsidiary of Russ Manufacturing Company, Cleveland Ohio, maker of food service equipment. Collection includes sales brochures, specification and price sheets for various soda fountain models, information on manufacturing, operation and pitches on how to promote soda fountain service in drug stores and restaurants. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11312
Title
Russ Soda Fountain Company. Fountains of Profit
Extent
0.1 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Collection includes sales brochures, specification and price sheets for various soda fountain models, information on manufacturing, operation and pitches on how to promote soda fountain service in drug stores and restaurants. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

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Collection is open for research.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Russ Soda Fountain Company. Fountains of Profit records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Fountains of Profit, 1934
Box Sec. A Box 175
 

Related Material

Related materials may be found in the following Hartman Center collections:

Coca-Cola Company Star Salesman Kit;

J. Walter Thompson Company. 16mm Microfilm Investigations;


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Provenance

The Russ Soda Fountain Company. Fountains of Profit was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2016.

Processing Information

Processed by Richard Collier, Jan. 2018