Guide to the Eugene B. Johnson Papers

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1450
Dates:
1927-1980
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.75 Cubic feet
5 boxes
Repository:
The papers relate to Johnson's work as an engineer with the National Sales Engineering Corporation Records, and its machine tool products.

Content Description
Content Description
The papers relate to Johnson's work as an engineer and salesman with the National Sales Engineering Corporation Records, and its machine tool products. They include Johnson's school records including exam blue books and notebooks; his credentials; client files and information, including quotes, invoices and correspondence; and trade literature for company products.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The collection is arranged into one series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Eugene B. Johnson (October 18, 1915 - November 22, 2007) was a salesman in the tool and die manufacturing field. Spending much of his career as a salesman for the National Sales Engineering Corporation, Johnson rose to become the company's vice president by the time of his retirement.
https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/detroitnews/obituary.aspx?n=eugene-b-johnson&pid=182719095

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Miles Lawlor, intern and Alison Oswald, archivist, 2019.
Author
Miles Lawlor and Alison Oswald
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation
Eugene B. Johnson Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Work Industry, 2017.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Business records -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Identification cards Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Invoices -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Laboratory notes -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Letters (correspondence) -- 20th century. Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Machine-tool industry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Machine-tools Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Trade catalogs -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Sales Engineering Corporation 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