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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History.
Maxey, H. David
Dates:
1939-1999
Size:
8 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0417
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Smithsonian Speech Synthesis History Project, conducted by H. David Maxey from 1986 through 2002, created a collection of archival materials documenting the history and development of speech synthesis technology. Maxey collaborated with Dr. Bernard Finn, Elliot Sivowitch and Harold Wallace of the National Museum of American History's Division of Information, Technology, and Society.

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Creators:
Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973
Dates:
circa 1910-2001, bulk 1941-2001
Size:
52.8 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lipcjacq2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Jacques Lipchitz papers and Bruce Bassett papers concerning Jacques Lipchitz measure 52.8 linear feet and are dated circa 1910-2001, with the bulk of the material from the period 1941-2001. Papers are comprised of sculptor Jacques Lipchitz's personal papers and filmmaker Bruce Bassett's papers relating to Jacques Lipchitz. Lipchitz's personal papers contain personal and professional correspondence, comprising nearly half of the series, and biographical material, writings by and about Lipchit ...

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Creators:
Loewy, Raymond, 1893-1986
Dates:
[mid-1940s-early 1960s]
Size:
3 boxes, 2 letter sized boxes, 1 legal sized box.
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.XXXX-0001
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This collection spans the period from the mid-1940s to the early-1960s and consists ofnewspaper and magazine articles by and about Loewy, including the 1949 TIME magazine on which he appeared on the cover. Extensive clippings exist pertaining to his designs for automobiles. Also includes many articles and speeches written by and about William Snaith, a partner in the firm which was renamed Raymond Loewy/William Snaith, Inc. in 1961. A catalog from the exhibition, "Ten Automobile ...

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Creators:
Gargano, Amil
Ally, Carl
Ally and Gargano Advertising Agency, (New York (N.Y.).
Dates:
1962-1987
Size:
14.6 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0938
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

In 1962, Carl Ally, a rising star in the advertising business, established his own firm, Carl Ally, Inc., with colleague Amil Gargano as art director. In 1976 they changed the business name to Ally and Gargano, Inc. Known for its aggressive advertising style, Ally and Gargano represented approximately ninety clients, fifty-two of which are represented here, including Hertz, Federal Express, and IBM.

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Creators:
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation.
Dates:
1932-2009
Size:
16.5 cubic feet, 40 boxes, 2 oversized folders
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0594
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Correspondence, administrative records, operational records, company newsletters, news clippings, photographs, photograph albums, and audio-visual materials.

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Creators:
Curtiss-Wright Corporation.
Dates:
1868-1972, bulk 1925-1949
Size:
146 cubic feet, 228 Boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0067
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of the corporate records of the Curtiss-Wright Corporation. Included in the collection are technical and engineering reports of Curtiss-Wright Airplane Division's operations in St. Louis (Robertson), MO (1935-1945) and Buffalo, NY, (1932-1945), as well as AAS Material Division and AAF Air Technical Services Command memorandum reports collected by Curtiss-Wright's St. Louis and Buffalo technical reference libraries. The collection also contains the files of Curtiss-Wright ...

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Creators:
Grosch, Herbert R. J.
Dates:
1938-1998
Size:
5 cubic feet, 15 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0703
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Herb Grosch Papers, 1948-1998, cover the life and career of an early computer professional. It consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, computer disks, reports, and other printed materials.

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Creators:
United Shoe Machinery Corporation
Dates:
1898-1987
Size:
145 cubic feet, 296 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0277
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the activities of the United Shoe Machinery Corporation of Beverly, Massachusetts, manufacturers of shoe machinery equipment. The collection consists of engineering records, legal records, research and development records, employee/personnel records, correspondence, company catalogs, product literature, advertising materials, photographs, and moving images.

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Creators:
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company.
Dates:
1906-1947
Size:
9 cubic feet, (18 document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

The years before World War I were spent in patent litigation for aviation pioneers Glenn Curtiss and Orville and Wilbur Wright.

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Creators:
Montgomery Ward.
Sears, Roebuck and Company.
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
circa 1544-1988
Size:
60 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. Subseries 1.1 is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana .

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