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Creators:
Shearer, Walter
Dates:
1948-1973.
Size:
1.3 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0347
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Pamphlets published by the General Motors Company, covering a wide variety of topics, including business and industry, economics, household tips, politics, safety, and self-improvement. There are also a number of pamphlets about General Motors itself. Many of these pamphlets also serve as corporate propaganda.

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Creators:
Byam, Eber Cole, collector
Dates:
circa 1896, 1903-1906, 1909, 1914-1919
Size:
78 prints (probably silver gelatin)
7 pamphlets
1 blueprint map
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.85-10
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and pamphlets collected by Eber Cole Byam relating to American-owned rubber plantations and rubber cultivation in Chiapas, Mexico. They also include photographs depicting Mexicans, Lacandon Indians, dwellings, the Palenque Mayan site, religious schools, banana trains, mahogany cutting, and portraits of Francisco Orozco y Jimenez, Bishop...

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Creators:
Came, Charles, 1806-1881
Dates:
1838-1979.
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0661
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Miscellaneous items relating to Came, including a photograph of Came and another of his wife; letters from Came, primarily photocopies, but with a few originals, mostly to his wife and children; and publications: including pamphlets on electricity, books on medicine and phrenology, and one on marriage; also several recent articles about Came; and h...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1848-1948
Size:
0.9 cubic feet (consisting of 2 boxes.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Abrasive
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Abrasive Industry forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries 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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Creators:
Baker, Frances S., 1911-1999
Dates:
circa 1900-1993
Size:
0.5 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0612
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Small cookbooks, primarily in pamphlet form, produced either by the manufacturer of one of the ingredients or by the manufacturer of appliances used in preparing the recipe. These cookbooks also advertise the products represented. Collection includes pamphlets on canning, canning labels, recipes from newspapers, and several regional cookbooks, including Canada and the Pacific Northwest.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
circa 1809-1940
Size:
1 cubic foot (consisting of 2 boxes, 1 folder, 3 oversize folders, 1 map case folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.BakingPowders
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Baking Powders forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries 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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Creators:
Geological Survey. Geologic Branch
Dates:
1937
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-077
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a satirical pamphlet created by the Pick and Hammer Club of the United States Geological Survey (USGS). The Pick and Hammer Club was an organization within the Geologic Branch which began as a social group for young geologists that later created annual shows to poke fun at USGS bureaucracy and staff. This pamphlet ap...

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Creators:
Brooks, Warwick
Coffin, Ernest Edwin
Falk, B. J., (Benjamin J.), 1853-1925
Manhart, Harrison D., II
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Dates:
circa 1890s-1940s
Size:
11.5 Cubic feet (26 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1152
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains original and copy photographs of Eugen Sandow and other bodybuilders and actors, by well known photographers Arthur Weston, Warwick Brooks, Napoleon Sarony, B.J. Falk, George Steckel, and others; correspondence with well-known bodybuilders such as Joe Weider and Katie Sandwina; and articles and pamphlets about Sandow.

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Creators:
Morgan, Nathan W.
Dates:
ca. 1902-1972.
Size:
10 Cubic feet (29 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0965
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These papers contain materials relating to the design and construction of highway bridges: scrapbooks of clippings compiled by Morgan on suspension, concrete arch, moveable, steel arch, timber, concrete, steel simple span, cantilever, and stone bridges; photographs of American bridges taken by Morgan, 1938; clippings, photographs, pamphlets, and bo...

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Creators:
Green, Mary E.
Dates:
1883-1980
Size:
2.5 cubic feet (6 boxes and 1 oversize folder )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1061
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Over a period of approximately 25 years, Dr. Mary Eloise Green of Ohio State University collected a wide variety of materials pertaining to food preservation and home canning techniques. She acquired associated pamphlets, manuals, and recipe booklets from companies as well as governmental agencies.

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