Query: Salt mines and mining -- New York
International Salt Company Records
Creators:
International Salt Company
Costain, Harold Haliday
Rittase, William M., 1894-1968
Dates:
1881-1993
bulk 1920-1929
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (11 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1158
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains business records and photographic materials documenting the International Salt Company. The business records include correspondence, account and ledger books, a payroll book, patent and trademark information, print advertising and marketing materials, and a salesman salt display kit. The photographic materials include a series of photographs by William M. Rittase, a series of photographs by Harold Haliday Costain, a small photograph album, snapshots, and slides. The images cover all facets of the salt manufacturing and packaging operations, and include photographs taken in New York State, Michigan, and Louisiana.

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in NMAH.AC.1158 for Salt mines and mining -- New York
A motor drawing a train of loaded salt cars in the depths of the great salt mine, Retsof. 13518 interpositive
Level:
item
Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
White, C. W.
H.C. White Co.
Size:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0143 for Salt mines and mining -- New York
#388, [Office building, Retsof Mining Company, Retsof, New York. Note New Deal Era NRA eagle on sign in window. Torn down, circa 1995, after mine collapsed.]
Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1934
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1158
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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in NMAH.AC.1158 for Salt mines and mining -- New York
The breaker house of the great Retsof salt mine, Retsof. [Active no. 13516 : stereo photonegative,]
Level:
item
Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
White, C. W.
H.C. White Co.
Dates:
1906
Size:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0143 for Salt mines and mining -- New York
#386, [Breaker building, Retsof Mining Company, Retsof, New York. Torn down, ca. 1995, after mine collapse]
Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1934
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1158
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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in NMAH.AC.1158 for Salt mines and mining -- New York
The breaker house of the great Retsof salt mine, Retsof. 13516 interpositive
Level:
item
Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
White, C. W.
H.C. White Co.
Size:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0143 for Salt mines and mining -- New York
#413, [100 pound sacks of salt on conveyor belt. Retsof Mining Company of New York]
Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1934
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1158
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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in NMAH.AC.1158 for Salt mines and mining -- New York
#402, Typical picture of filling and sewing bags of rock salt. [Retsof Mining Company of New York]
Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1934
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1158
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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in NMAH.AC.1158 for Salt mines and mining -- New York
Loading rock salt into cars--60 carloads per day, Retsof. 13519 interpositive
Level:
item
Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
White, C. W.
H.C. White Co.
Size:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0143 for Salt mines and mining -- New York
Loading rock salt into cars--60 carloads per day, Retsof. [Active no. 13519 : stereo photonegative,]
Level:
item
Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
White, C. W.
H.C. White Co.
Dates:
1906
Size:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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