Guide to the Hoffman Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0062
Dates:
undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 Cubic feet
8 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Miscellaneous items from various donors, incl. greeting cards, cigar bands, envelopes, and a set of original Burma-Shave signs.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Aggregated from various sources by Dr. John N. Hoffman.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by C. A. Orr, 1989
Author
C. A. Orr
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Hoffmania, 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 Extractive Industries.

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

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cigar labels Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Envelopes Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
advertising Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burma-Shave signs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Signs (declaratory or advertising artifacts) Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Greeting cards Type 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