Archives Center Business Americana Collection
This collection contains a variety of business ephemera similar to that found in the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana. The material in the Business Americana Collection is newly acquired ephemera received from many sources including curatorial units, the public, and Smithsonian Institution staff.
[Coon Chicken Inn map and list of locations with cartoon logo of grinning, winking blackface porter]
Coon Chicken Inn
1 Item (12 in. x 18-3/16 in.)
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering Bridges Reference Collection
Shayt, David H.
The collection consists of a wide range of materials--ephemera, trade literature, correpsondence, photographs, maps, plans, schematics, pamplets, brochures, postcards, calendars--documenting the subject of bridges.
Iran, Afghanistan and Baluchistan, maps, 19th and early 20th centuries
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
Lester Shanks Collection of Covered Bridge Photographs and Ephemera
The collection is comprised of the results of Shanks's research on covered bridges, mostly in America but also covered bridges in Canada and Switzerland. Included are albums containing color photographs of covered bridges, slides of covered bridges, postcards depicting covered bridges; maps, and guidebooks; newsletters, magazines, and newspaper clippings on the subject of covered bridges.
Nathan W. Morgan Papers
The papers contain materials relating to the design and construction of highway bridges.
Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland Collection
18th, 19th, and 20th century material deposited with the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland, chiefly relating to the practice of medicine in the state. Includes correspondence, papers, certificates, diplomas, patents, maps, notebooks, clippings, prescriptions, pamphlets, photocopies of documents, scrapbooks, photographs, and paintings.