Guide to the Barbara S. Janssen Collection of Singer Manufacturing Company Correspondence

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1299
Creators:
Janssen, Barbara Suit
Dates:
1868 - 1875
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.5 Cubic feet
Repository:
Correspondence to the Singer Manufacturing Company.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence to the Singer Manufacturing Company. Most of it relates to problems with the machines, or are requests for replacement parts or repairs. Many are receipts or invoices for machines or parts, or relate to payment for machines or parts. Also includes an advertisement for Singer Manufacturing Company, featuring the Smithsonian's National Museum (later the Arts and Industries Building).

Administration
Processing Information
Preliminary box level inventory available.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated to the Archives Center in 2012 by Barbara Janssen. She had purchased the collection from an internet auction site.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation
Barbra S. Janssen Collection of Singer Manufacturing Company Correspondence, 1868-1875, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
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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