Baťa Institute – Gallery and Museum, Zlín – Czech republic +++++

Baťa, also Baťovy závody, is the name of a large Czech (originally Czechoslovakian) footwear company, which was founded by the siblings Anna, Antonín and Tomáš Baťa in Zlín in 1894. Until her marriage in 1898 and her departure from the company, Anna helped the brothers and managed the company's accounting , her younger brother Antonín, to whom the business was issued under the name "Antonín Baťa", died in 1908. The youngest brother Tomáš then continued the gradual development of the company, which bore the names of both brothers T & A Baťa until the change of legal personality in 1931. The new name of the company was "BAŤA, akciová společnost". From 1932, after the tragic death of Tomáš Bata, one of the founders of the company, on the basis of the inheritance Agreement, Jan Antonín Baťa took over all the company's assets.

Address: Vavrečkova 7040, 760 01 Zlín 1


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Baťa catalogue c.1935/36

Baťa catalogue

MAS catalogue

MAS catalogue

Baťa Warranty card 1937

Warranty card 1937