Guide to the Emanuel Gerard Collection of Mather and Company Employee Motivation Posters
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Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0877
Creators:
Mather and Company.
Dates:
1923-1929
Languages:
English
Collection is in English.
Physical Description:
35 items
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Thirty-five work incentive posters published by Mather and Co.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The collection is arranged into one series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Chicago firm that created lithographed work-incentive posters, 1923-1929.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by NMAH Staff, February 2005.
Author
NMAH Staff

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Emanuel Gerard Collection of Mather and Company Employee Motivation Posters, 1923-1929, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Use
Reproduction restricted due to copyright or trademark.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Four of the posters were donated to the NMAH's Division of Work and Industry (then called the Division of Engineering and Industry) in 2004 by Emanuel Gerard, and thirty one others were donated by his company, U.S. Equities. The collection was transferred to the Archives Center in 2005.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Employee motivation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lithographs -- 1920-1930 Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Industrial relations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Posters -- 1920-1930 Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
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