Guide to American Scale and Service Company Records

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0010
Creators:
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution).
American Scale and Service Company
Dates:
1912-1956
Languages:
English
Collection is in English.
Physical Description:
0.66 Cubic feet
2 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
These records of this company, located in Kansas City, Missouri, include invoices; bills of material (quantity surveys); sales records with model name, number, date, customer; and promotional literature and specifications.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series: 6 notebooks.

Administration
Processing Information
Processed by Robert Harding, Anne Seeger, March 1982; revised by Robert Harding, January 1995; revised by Joe Hursey, 2014
Author
Robert Harding
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
American Scale and Service Company Records, 1912-1956, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Transferred from the Division of Physical Sciences, 4/5/83

Other Finding Aids
Other Finding Aids
Inventory available; contact the Archives Center for more information.
Other Finding Aids
Inventory available.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sales records -- 1910-1960 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scalemakers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scales (Weighing instruments) -- 1910-1960 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scientific apparatus and instruments Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Specifications Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Invoices -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kansas City (Mo.) -- 1910-1960 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manufacturing -- 1910-1960 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Quantity surveys -- 1910-1960 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Records -- 1910-1960 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution). Corporate Name 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
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives