Since its inception in 1877 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Hartmann has been a leader in the travel goods industry. Based in Lebanon, Tennessee since 1959, Hartmann proudly handcrafts the finest quality luggage and leather goods to meet diverse and ever-changing travel needs.
Throughout its history, Hartmann has upheld its image as the definitive American purveyor of stylish carrying bags, always viewing luggage as a veritable fashion accessory. From creating gorgeous yet practical trunks and Pullmans for steamliner and railway travel to the development of smaller, fashionable suitcases designed specifically for travel on new commercial jets, Hartmann has always been the brand of choice for discerning travelers. Even now, the Hartmann customer appreciates stylish design and the finest materials, demands practical functionality, and truly respects American heritage and craftsmanship.
This slideshow offers a glimpse at some of their finest vintage products ranging from First Lady Cleveland's honeymoon wardrobe trunk from 1886 to Navy Seapacks from WWII to colorful suitcases from the 1970s.