Guide to the Emanuel Gerard Collection of Mather and Company Employee Motivation Posters
NMAH.AC.0877
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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 note
Scope and Contents note
Thirty-five work incentive posters published by Mather and Co.

Arrangement note
Arrangement note
The collection is arranged into one series.

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

Administration
Processing Information note
Collection processed by NMAH Staff, February 2005.
Author
Finding aid prepared by NMAH Staff

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

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
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
Industrial relations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lithographs--1920-1930 Genre/Form 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
Phone: 202-633-3270
archivescenter@si.edu