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Creators:
Bedman, Charles
Bedman, John
Bedman Brothers Rahway, New Jersey.
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Dates:
1859-1984
Size:
8.5 cubic feet
Collection ID:
AAG.BDB
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Bedman Brothers Company Records collection focuses primarily on the business and financial transactions of Bedman Brothers seed company of Rahway, New Jersey, and includes accounting ledgers, purchase orders, price lists, miscellaneous business and family correspondence, and various brochures, pamphlets and leaflets related to horticultural topics. Other holdings in the collection include World War II ration stamps and two scrapbooks, one of which contains many late nineteenth and early twen ...

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Creators:
Burpee, W. Atlee, (Washington Atlee), 1858-1915
W. Atlee Burpee & Co.
James Vick's Sons (Rochester, N.Y.).
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Dates:
circa 1873-1978, bulk 1890-1930
Size:
201 cubic feet, 12,715 items
Collection ID:
AAG.BRP2
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The collection contains the records of W. Atlee Burpee & Company and includes accounting records, seed trial records, seed contracts, sales records, contracts, inventories, office correspondence, contest letters, seed catalogs, pamphlets, advertisements and advertising reports, daybooks, photographs and other items relating to the company and some of its competitors. The collection is not comprehensive and includes significant gaps.

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Creators:
American Rose Society.
McFarland, J. Horace (John Horace), 1859-1948
Dates:
1899-1974
Size:
30 cubic feet
Collection ID:
SI.Test
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The J. Horace McFarland Collection includes over 3,100 photographic images of private and public gardens throughout the United States, as well as some from foreign countries, dating from 1899 to 1963. Many of these images, generated for Mount Pleasant Press (later the J. Horace McFarland Company), were used to illustrate trade catalogs published by the firm as well as journal and newspaper articles. The collection also contains color records that were used as reference aids during the printing p ...

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Creators:
Lodge, Arthur
National Association of Manufacturers.
Arthur Lodge Productions.
Dates:
1950 - 1959
Size:
42.5 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

INDUSTRY ON PARADE was a television series created by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) from 1950-1960. The series consisted of weekly episodes that highlighted American manufacturing and business. Hundreds of companies and products were documented during the programs decade-long run.

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Creators:
American Petroleum Institute.
Dates:
1860s-1980s, bulk 1955-1990
Size:
45 cubic feet, 119 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0711
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection includes historic photographs, slides and films on subjects relating to all aspects of the petroleum industry, including exploration, drilling, refineries, tankers, pipelines, automobiles, trucks, aviation, refueling, buildings, coal, gasification, plants, mining, surface mining, fields, land reclamation, coastal zone management, corporate public service, educational programs, crude oil, deepwater ports, and watercraft It also documents numerous products other than gasoline produced by the petroleum industry, such as propane, lubricants, heating oil, and plastics.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Montgomery Ward.
Sears, Roebuck and Company.
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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Creators:
Myhra, David
Dates:
1913 -1998, bulk 1982-1988
Size:
7.91 Linear feet, 20 boxes
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0065
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection contains interviews with Reimar and Walter Horten that were recorded by David Myhra.

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Creators:
Parke, Davis Company.
Dates:
1902-1950
Size:
179 cubic feet, 177 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0001
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes engineer's files of equipment used in the Detroit plant; blueprints and linen drawings of the Detroit plant, including building floor layouts, equipment & placement, and computer readouts of the linen drawings; plant operating manuals from the Detroit factory; incomplete sets of the "Parke-Davis Review" and "Parke-Davis Notes"; photographs of the Detroit plant, laboratory, and manufacturing equipment; lantern slides of the Parke-Davis biological laboratory; trademark file, listing produ ...

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Creators:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901
Dates:
1830-1965
Size:
30 cubic feet, 33 boxes, 21 oversize folders
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0987
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers document the life and work of William R. Hutton, a civil engineer during the late 1800s to the early 1900s. Materials include diaries, notebooks, correspondence, letterpress copy book, printed materials, publications, specifications, photographs, drawings, and maps that document the construction of several architectural and engineering projects during this period. Most notable are the records containing information related to the construction of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, Hudson R ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, International Exchange Service
Dates:
circa 1908-1971
Size:
10.3 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 502
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives,

These records consist of the correspondence of the director of the International Exchange Service along with invoices and shipping instructions. The bulk of the correspondence relates to the exchange of printed matter between parties in the United States and abroad.

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