Guide to the Cincinnati Boss Company Records

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0741
Creators:
Cincinnati Boss Company.
Dates:
1900-1990
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
11.75 Cubic feet
32 boxes
3 Film reels
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Collection includes business records, photographs, films, and trade literature documenting the company's meat packing operations.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Divided into 4 series: Series I, Catalogs; Series II, Miscellaneous; Series III: Photographs; Series IV: Films.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
The Cincinnati Boss Company was founded in the 1880s to manufacture machinery used in the meat packing industry.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Collection donated by Cincinnati Boss Company.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
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.
Preferred Citation
Cincinnati Boss Company Records, 1900-1990, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Donated to the Archives Center in 2000.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Photographs -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion pictures (visual works) Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Catalogs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Legal documents Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Meat industry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newsletters -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Packing-houses Topic 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