L. L. Bean, Inc. Catalogs
Scope and Contents
Various catalogs from 1968, 1970-1976, 1978, 1980-1990.
- Creation: 1968-1990
- L. L. Bean, Inc. (Organization)
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Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.
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Leon Leonwood Bean started the company in 1912 as a one-man direct mail order business. Today it is a privately held, family-owned company with retail stores, factory outlet stores, and a worldwide catalog business. The flagship store in Freeport, Maine, is open 24 hours a day. The company sells outdoor gear and apparel as well as items for the home and outdoor living.
1.50 linear feet (2 boxes)
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