On a silver sticker glued on the inner lid of the box is: "Denver Instrument Co. | [crossed out] 1400 Arapahoe St. | Denver, Colorado | Expert Repairing of Engineering | and Surveying Instruments | [handwritten in black script] 648 Broadway". On an original sticker pasted directly to the inner lid: "W. & L. E. Gurley's Instrument Manu [unreadable] shed 1845. | Dealers in | DRAWING INSTURMENTS | of every description, | SHEET & ROLL DRAWING | PAPER, | Continuous Profile Paper, | TRACING CLOTH | AND PAPER, | FIELD BOOKS | and every kind of | ENGINEERS | STATIONARY | for the | Field or Office." "W.&L.E.GURLEY, | MANUFACTURERS OF | Civil Engineers' & Surveryor's Instruments | TROY,N.Y.""Engineers and | SURVEYORS | TRANSITS, | Leveling Rods, | SURVEYORS | COMPASSES, | CHAINS, | metallic and Stell | TAPE MEASURES, | POCKET | COMPASSES, | Miners Compasses, | etc. etc."